A study of some anthropometric characteristics of motorcycle riders.

@article{Robertson1996ASO,
  title={A study of some anthropometric characteristics of motorcycle riders.},
  author={Stephanie A. Robertson and Alex Minter},
  journal={Applied ergonomics},
  year={1996},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={223-9}
}
As there is little published data on motorcyclists, an anthropometric survey of 140 UK motorcyclists was undertaken, together with a brief questionnaire survey covering demographic details and motorcycling experience. Additionally an investigation of knee position on a static motorcycle test rig was undertaken. Six body dimensions relevant to the design of the riding package of a motorcycle were considered. It was found that the population of motorcyclists, both male and female, were taller… CONTINUE READING