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by MSI
Fri Nov 06, 2009 10:46 am
Forum: Vehicle Safety Issues
Topic: Ford Puts Rear-Seat Air Bags in Belts
Replies: 0
Views: 1274

Ford Puts Rear-Seat Air Bags in Belts

For Rear-Seat Passengers, Ford Puts Air Bags in Belts New York Times, November 5, 2009,NICK BUNKLEY DEARBORN, Mich. — The Ford Motor Company has turned its seat belt into a marketing tool. Ford said on Thursday that beginning in 2010, it planned to be the first automaker to offer inflatable rear se...
by MSI
Sat Oct 31, 2009 11:52 am
Forum: What Is?
Topic: What is the ACIR?
Replies: 0
Views: 1537

What is the ACIR?

Q: What is the ACIR? A: Early Automotive Crash Injury Research (ACIR) study (Reference 1), which was initiated in 1952 and aimed at (1) identification of injury causes and (2) measurement of the effectiveness of countermeasures, relied on relatively gross evaluations of vehicle damage as a basis for...
by MSI
Wed Oct 28, 2009 8:55 pm
Forum: Welcome! Please Read!
Topic: medit32 full install OR moving to a NEW computer!
Replies: 0
Views: 2647

medit32 full install OR moving to a NEW computer!

This thread is repeated from the medit32 topic so that you do not have to login to get access to this information. Please note that some of the links will require that you login : Moving to a new computer or simply want the latest full install of medit32/msmac then use the following link: http://www...
by MSI
Wed Oct 28, 2009 4:52 pm
Forum: What Is?
Topic: What is the SMAC Inter-vehicle friction coefficient?
Replies: 1
Views: 1483

Re: What is the SMAC Inter-vehicle friction coefficient?

Q: What values for inter-vehicle friction coefficient did you use in your 2003 paper ‘SMAC2003 – The Automotic Iteration of SMAC’ . A: For the paper we first examined the values used in previous SMAC validations studies. The first being by Jones & Baum, “RICSAC – Vol IV – Staged Collision Reconstruc...
by MSI
Wed Oct 28, 2009 3:16 pm
Forum: Welcome! Please Read!
Topic: NO MORE Dongle Issues!! (Topic was Dongle Issues)
Replies: 4
Views: 5868

Re: Dongle Issues

Q: I've recently got a new notebook computer and their is not a port for the dongle to work on. What can I do? A: The original dongles were parallel port dongle which you connected to the printer port of your computer. For the past few years, all new dongles are USB dongles, which connect to the USB...
by MSI
Thu Oct 22, 2009 3:04 pm
Forum: Welcome! Please Read!
Topic: Important notes on POSTING
Replies: 2
Views: 4091

Re: Important notes on POSTING

Embedding links: want your posts to include embedded links? The following is culled from the phpBB support documentation! : lets say you have a link. http://www.mchenrysoftware.com generally it will act as a hyperlink and/or you can be sure by higlighting the link and selecting the URL button above....
by MSI
Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Highway Safety Issues
Topic: Airbags - NHTSA Counts of Fatalities & Injuries
Replies: 0
Views: 1393

Airbags - NHTSA Counts of Fatalities & Injuries

Jan 2009 NHTSA Special Investigations Report: Counts of Frontal Air Bag Related Fatalities and Seriously Injured Persons The following is from the report from NHTSA : The methods for estimating the number of “Registered Air Bag Equipped Vehicles,” and the “Fatalities Per Million Vehicle Years” have ...
by MSI
Sat Oct 17, 2009 12:00 pm
Forum: Litigation Topics and News!
Topic: How accurate is eyewitness memory?
Replies: 8
Views: 7313

Re: How accurate is eyewitness memory?

Balloon Boy Saga Offers Lesson in Eyewitness Testimony By Benjamin Radford, LiveScience's Bad Science Columnist A six-year-old boy named Falcon Heene was thought by many to have been floating alone through Colorado skies on Thursday in a silvery weather balloon created by his inventor father. It tu...
by MSI
Sat Oct 17, 2009 9:52 am
Forum: Vehicle Safety Issues
Topic: Vehicle Recalls
Replies: 9
Views: 7661

Re: Vehicle Recalls

Ford recall hits 4.5 million vehicles Automaker issues largest single recall ever due to a faulty cruise control switch that could lead to a fire. By Hibah Yousuf, CNNMoney.com ,October 13, 2009 NEW YORK ( CNNMoney.com ) -- Ford issued the largest single recall in its history Tuesday as drivers of ...
by MSI
Thu Sep 24, 2009 10:52 am
Forum: Highway Safety Issues
Topic: US DOT Distracted Driver Summit
Replies: 4
Views: 3872

US DOT Distracted Driver Summit

Distracted Driver Summit Wednesday, September 30 and Thursday, October 1, 2009 U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced a September summit to address the dangers of text-messaging and other distractions behind the wheel. In late September, senior transportation officials, elected official...