Urethane used to improve crash test dummies

Miel, Rhoda
April 2000
Automotive News;4/10/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5869, p22D
Trade Publication
Features the Occupant Classification Anthropomorphic Test Device (OCATD), which uses a urethane-based body designed to more closely imitate human flesh and motion. Key advantages over traditional crash test dummies; Development of OCATD prototype by First Technology Safety Systems Inc.; Accurate human geometry and human-like flesh.


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