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by brian
Thu Jul 23, 2009 1:56 pm
Forum: Collision & Trajectory Analysis
Topic: NHTSA database includes reported negative crush?
Replies: 1
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Re: NHTSA database includes reported negative crush?

From another news group there was posted the following: The NHTSA database has experienced a "glitch" where it has replaced the DPD4 (Damage Profile Distance 4) measurement with the value of -581 in a large number (all???) of tests. Two examples of this are tests 3438 and 6357, where the previous va...
by brian
Tue Jul 14, 2009 3:52 pm
Forum: Crash Reconstruction News!
Topic: Real Life ‘Wrong way vehicle’ experience
Replies: 0
Views: 1763

Real Life ‘Wrong way vehicle’ experience

July 2009: Working in the Accident reconstruction/Vehicle Dynamics field, I always drive defensively knowing the possible consequences of highway collisions. A recent incident reminded me how close each of us is to possible injury and/or death when on the road: I was awoken at around 3 am on Saturda...