TITLE

NHTSAA seeks tougher head restraint rules

AUTHOR(S)
Stoffer, Harry
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/8/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5911, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the changes for head restraint rules in cars and light trucks as proposed by the United States National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Establishment of a maximum distance of 2 inches between the restraint and the back of the head in a normal seating position; Harmonization of U.S. standards with rules in Europe.
ACCESSION #
4025121

 

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