U.S. Consumer Crash Test Results and Injury Risk in Police-Reported Crashes

@article{Newstead2003USCC,
  title={U.S. Consumer Crash Test Results and Injury Risk in Police-Reported Crashes},
  author={Stuart Newstead and Sanjeev Narayan and Maxwell Hugh Cameron and Charles M. Farmer},
  journal={Traffic Injury Prevention},
  year={2003},
  volume={4},
  pages={113 - 127}
}
Consumer crash test programs provide comparative information on the crashworthiness of new vehicles which, in turn, should predict the performance of the same vehicles in real-world crashes. However, the detail and quality of available information from tests and real-world crashes differ widely, so identifying meaningful relationships between crash test results and real-world crashworthiness can be difficult. Despite these data limitations, studies in the late 1980s and mid-1990s reported… Expand

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