Designed for Impact- Innovative Approach to Train Front-end Safety and Collision Fatality Reduction

The project will fund state-of-the-art bio-mechanics modeling to help save lives with modern, energy-absorbing materials to reduce injuries and fatalities following collisions involving people and trains.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • USDOT Research Hub DisplayID 157410


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  • Status: Active
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

  • Managing Organizations:

    Federal Transit Adminstration

    Office of Research, Demonstration, and Innovation
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Wagley, Raj

  • Start Date: 20210525
  • Expected Completion Date: 20251230
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • USDOT Program: Safety Research and Demonstration Program (SRD) FY 2020

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01869778
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 13 2023 2:49PM