TITLE

Crumple zone could save 900 lives per year, claims Scania

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Professional Engineering;11/5/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 19, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a claim by Swedish truckmaker Scania that it could save 900 lives per year by a new crumple-zone. Description of the new deformable crash-zone device; Details of collisions and how they take place; Description of an energy-absorbing crumple zone displayed by Scania at a conference in Brussels.
ACCESSION #
11425284

 

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