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  • Is passenger vehicle incompatibility still a problem?

    Teoh, Eric R.; Nolan, Joseph M.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    November 2012

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  • Crash compatibility between cars and light trucks: benefits of lowering front-end energy-absorbing structure in SUVs and pickups

    Baker, Bryan C.; Nolan, Joseph M.; O'Neill, Brian; Genetos, Alexander P.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    January 2008

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  • Changes in driver fatality rates and vehicle incompatibility concurrent with changes in the passenger vehicle fleet

    Braitman, Keli A.; Ferguson, Susan A.; Elharam, Kamal
    Public Health Reports
    May/June 2007

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  • Trends over time in the risk of driver death: What if vehicle designs had not improved?

    Farmer, Charles M.; Lund, Adrian K.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    December 2006

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  • Crash incompatibilities between cars and light trucks: issues and potential countermeasures

    O'Neill, Brian; Kyrychenko, Sergey Y.
    SAE Technical Paper Series 2004-01-1166
    March 2004

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  • Crash compatibility and consumer testing for safety

    O'Neill, Brian; Kendall, Shari T.
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    February 2004

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  • U.S. perspectives on crash incompatibilities between cars and SUVs (sport utility vehicles)

    O'Neill, Brian
    Technischer Kongress 2004 Tagungsband (Technical Congress 2004 Proceedings)
    2004

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  • Potential benefits from enhancing crash compatibility between cars and light trucks in front-to-front crashes

    O'Neill, Brian; Kyrychenko, Sergey Y.
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    October 2003

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  • Protecting cars from utility vehicles: clues from real-world data and crash tests

    Lund, Adrian K.; O'Neill, Brian; Nolan, Joseph M.; Chapline, Janella F.
    TR News
    January-February 2001

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  • Effects of geometry and stiffness on the frontal compatibility of utility vehicles

    Meyerson, Susan L.; Nolan, Joseph M.
    Proceedings of the 17th International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (CD ROM)
    2001

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  • Crash compatibility issue in perspective

    Lund, Adrian K.; O'Neill, Brian; Nolan, Joseph M.; Chapline, Janella F.
    SAE Technical Paper Series 2000-01-1378
    2000

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  • Crash compatibility issues for passenger vehicles in the United States

    O'Neill, Brian; Lund, Adrian K.; Nolan, Joseph M.
    Proceedings of the Crash-Tech 2000 Conference
    2000

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  • Crash compatibility: the U.S. perspective

    O'Neill, Brian; Lund, Adrian K.; Nolan, Joseph M.
    Fifth International Handelsblatt Annual Conference, Motor Vehicle Insurance
    2000

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  • Incompatibility in vehicle-to-vehicle side impact crashes in the United States: real-world and experimental results

    Lund, Adrian K.; O'Neill, Brian; Nolan, Joseph M.; Chapline, Janella F.
    Vehicle Safety 2000
    2000

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  • Factors contributing to front-side compatibility: a comparison of crash test results

    Nolan, Joseph M.; Powell, Michael R.; Preuss, Charles A.; Lund, Adrian K.
    SAE Technical Paper Series 99SC02
    October 1999

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