Underriding concerns

January 2007
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2007, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p110
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The article offers information on the Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (CMVSS) 223, an underride regulation issued by Transport Canada. CMVSS 223 requires a rear impact guard that could withstand a force three times the strength requirement of the U.S. standard. In answer to this regulation the Canadian Truck Equipment Association (CTEA) developed generic designs of rear impact guard that will meet the standard.


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