Links to other Collision Reconstruction Related Sites:
NHTSA CRASH3 Technical Manual,
PDF file, 8 megs in
size. (Jan 2012: Note, the previous link to the NHTSA site has moved, we
direct you to our local copy until we determine if they moved or removed the
CRASH3 manula from the NHTSA site),
- AAAM- American
Association for Automotive Medicine - papers, seminars and meetings
related to traffic medicine and highway safety
- ASME- American
Society of Mechanical Engineers - includes technical papers related
to accident reconstruction.
Reconstruction Network - The Accident
Reconstruction Communications Network (The ARC Network)
- McHenry Consultants, Inc. - MCI specializes in the investigation and reconstruction of highway
accidents which has included the development and utilization of computer
- Spiral Jump Patent - The
actual patent by Raymond R. McHenry, US Patent No. 3,814,021
- Milliken Research -
Authors of excellent books
Race Car Vehicle Dynamics
and Chassis Design:
Principles and Analysis.
- John Fitch has an excellent site dedicated to
Race car safety
- NHTSA - crash
test database information - a crash test databaseand an MVMA specs database
is available for US $36 from NHTSA , which contains specs, crush measurements
and accelerometer traces for > 2000 crash tests. Databases
can be ordered by mail and/or
are available online
Traffic Institute - Publish a two volume accident investigation
and reconstruction manual used by police and others. Information on training
- NTIS - National
Technical Information Service - includes access to research papers
- NTSB -
The National Transportation Safety Board - accident investigations for
highway, avaition, marine, pipeline, railroad
- RARU Road
Accident Research Unit @ Adelaide, Australia - Includes an online database/search
engine for their Traffic Safety library
R.W. (Bob) Rivers
-Author: Traffic accident investigation and reconstruction textbooks.
- SAE -
Society of Automobile Engineers - Technical papers, conference session
announcements, Accident Investigation and Reconstruction Practices (AIRP)
task force groups, etc. related to Accident Reconstruction.
- TARO -
Traffic Accident Reconstruction Origin - is an interesting sample of
the potential of the WWW for Accident Reconstruction. It is the Senior
Design Project of Bill Wright, a mechanical engineering student at Florida
Atlantic University in Boca Raton Fla., and it includes ARNews
which is a interactive collection of accident reconstruction topics.
Institute of Traffic Accident Investigators - a UK Institute formed in
1988 to provide a means for communication , education, representation and
regulation in the field of traffic accident investigation
- Vericom Computers,
Inc. Manufacture the Vericom VC2000 brake testing computer
- Other versions of SMAC computer
program WWW homesites.
- Other versions of CRASH computer
programs WWW homesites.
of Accident Reconstruction Resources - A collection of links, phone numbers and addresses related
to Accident Reconstruction information sources.
Please e-mail us at McHenry@mchenrysoftware.com
with the www address of any other web pages related to accident reconstruction
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