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  • Comparison of BioRID injury criteria between dynamic sled tests and vehicle crash tests

    Aylor, David A.; Zuby, David S.
    Proceedings of the 22nd International Technical Conference on the. Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (CD ROM)
    2011

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  • Seat design characteristics for whiplash mitigation as indicated by tests with BioRID

    Zuby, David S.; Locke, Gerry; Aylor, David
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    November 2010

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  • Consumer whiplash ratings – Have they influenced seat designs in helpful ways?

    Zuby, David S.; Lund, Adrian K.
    FISITA 2010 World Automotive Congress Proceedings
    June 2010

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  • Preventing minor neck injuries in rear crashes – forty years of progress

    Zuby, David S.; Lund, Adrian K.
    Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
    April 2010

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  • GLORIA: Design and development of a calibration jig for H-point machines used for the measurement of head restraint geometry

    Avery, Matthew J.; Zuby, David S.; Gane, John W.; Cox, Mark Christopher
    SAE Technical Paper Series 2008-01-0348
    April 2009

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  • Relationship of dynamic seat ratings to real-world neck injury rates

    Farmer, Charles M.; Zuby, David S.; Wells, JoAnn K.; Hellinga, Laurie A.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    December 2008

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  • Relationship between seat rating test results and neck injury rates in rear crashes

    Zuby, David S.; Farmer, Charles M.
    Whiplash: Neck Pain in Car Crashes, 2nd International Conference Proceedings (CD-ROM)
    November 2008

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  • Minor neck injuries in rear crashes – international problem and progress

    Zuby, David S.; Lund, Adrian K.
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    November 2007

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  • Improved seat and head restraint evaluations

    Edwards, Marcy; Smith, Sarah; Zuby, David S.; Lund, Adrian K.
    Proceedings of the 19th International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (CD-ROM)
    2005

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  • Effects of head restraint and seat redesign on neck injury risk in rear-end crashes

    Farmer, Charles M.; Wells, JoAnn K.; Lund, Adrian K.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    June 2003

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  • The influence of crash pulse shape on BioRID response

    Zuby, David S.; Farmer, Charles M.; Avery, Matthew
    Proceedings of the 2003 International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact
    2003

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  • BioRID responses and the effect of crash pulse characteristics

    Zuby, David S.; Avery, Matthew
    IMechE Conference Transactions: International Conference on Vehicle Safety 2002
    2002

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  • Comparison of driver head positions -- volunteers versus dummies

    Edwards, Marcy A.; Zuby, David S.; Nelson, Laurie A.
    Proceedings of the 2002 International IRCOBI Conference on the Biomechanics of Impact
    2002

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  • Neck pain and head restraint position relative to the driver's head in rear-end collisions

    Chapline, Janella F.; Ferguson, Susan A.; Lillis, Robert P.; Lund, Adrian K.; Williams, Allan F.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention Special Issue: Whiplash
    March 2000

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  • Relationship of head restraint positioning to driver neck injury in rear-end crashes

    Farmer, Charles M.; Wells, JoAnn K.; Werner, John V.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    November 1999

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