Technical Support for the AASHTO Task Force for Roadside Safety (TFRS). Task 4. Crash Testing of a Secure Mailbox

The objective of this study is to conduct a full scale crash test of a secure mailbox. The FHWA is developing finite element models of mailboxes. The crash test will be used to validate the models.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 17-20, Task

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC    20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Niessner, Charles

  • Performing Organizations:

    George Washington University, Washington DC

    Department of Civil, Mechanical and Environmental Engineering
    Washington, DC    20006
  • Principal Investigators:

    Eskandarian, Azim

  • Start Date: 20020516
  • Actual Completion Date: 20030603
  • Source Data: RiP Project 7444

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01459310
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 17-20, Task
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:01PM