DOT - 49 CFR 571 208
Standard No. 208; Occupant crash protection
|Publication Date:||1 October 2017|
This standard specifies performance requirements for the protection of vehicle occupants in crashes.
The purpose of this standard is to reduce the number of deaths of vehicle occupants, and the severity of injuries, by specifying vehicle crashworthiness requirements in terms of forces and accelerations measured on anthropomorphic dummies in test crashes, and by specifying equipment requirements for active and passive restraint systems.