Technical References

 

Automotive testing – FMVSS standard

The following documents define the main standards as defined by
the US FMVSS regulations for requirements of seating and seatbelts design

 

Seat and seat belts

FMVSS 207
seating system

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FMVSS 209
Seat belt assembly

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FMVSS 210
Seat belt anchorages

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Frontal collision

FMVSS 208
occupant crash protection in frontal impact

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Side collision

FMVSS 214
occupant crash protection in side impact

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Headrest

FMVSS 202
Head restrain

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Automotive testing – ECE standard

 

The following documents define the main standards as defined by the European
ECE regulations for requirements of seating and seatbelts design

 


Seat and seat belts

ECE R14
Anchorages for safety-belts intended for adult occupants of forward-facing or rearward-facing seats

Additional corrections and amendments

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ECE R16
Safety belts and restraint systems

Additional corrections and amendments

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ECE R17
Seats and anchorages

Additional corrections and amendments

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Frontal collision

ECE R94
Protection of occupants against frontal collision

Additional corrections and amendments

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Side collision

ECE R95
Protection of occupants against lateral collision

Additional corrections and amendments

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Headrest

ECE R25
Head restrain

Additional corrections and amendments

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Bio – mechanical Information

The following reports deals with standard injury criteria and crash
survivability information as published by various research groups.

 


Human Factors and Medicine (HFM)

 

Document published by NATO regarding different topics in military medicine and survivability factors

NATO website

RTO-EN-HFM-113 - 6

Human Tolerance and Crash Survivability

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RTO-EN-HFM-113 - 7

Basic Principles of Crashworthiness

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TR-HFM-090

Test Methodology for Protection of Vehicle Occupants against Anti-Vehicular Landmine Effects

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Human Engineering

Human engineering factors are a key consideration in the systems design.

 


Def Stan 00-250 part3

Technical guidance

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Section 10 - Systems Safety

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Section 13 – the workplace

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Mil-Std 1472 F

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE DESIGN CRITERIA STANDARD. Human engineering.

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