After more than 40 years, researchers are designing new crash test dummies to reflect the fact that Americans are getting older and heavier.
Crash Test Dummy
- Jason Marker
- Feb 14, 2017
- Brandon Turkus
- Apr 13, 2015
The US Army has commissioned a tech company to develop a new type of crash-test dummy that will better measure the forces exerted on soldiers by IEDs.
- Zach Bowman
- Aug 29, 2012
Last year, government regulators made female crash test dummies a mandatory part of crash evaluations for the first time in collision evaluation history. Until then, manufacturers had been content to use dummies patterned after the average American male.
- Zach Bowman
- Jul 15, 2010
GM's H50-1 ATD in action – Click above for high-res image gallery
- Chris Shunk
- Apr 9, 2010
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- Stuart Waterman
- Mar 30, 2006
Honeywell International announced Wednesday that it will sell its First Technology Safety Systems unit, which provides integrated crash testing solutions (including an extended family of crash test dummies), to a European private investment group for $87.3 million.
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