Evaluation of the Effectiveness of CRS Related Design Changes in Reducing Installation Errors

The objective of this research is to evaluate the effectiveness of possible solutions for reducing installation error rates. Testing is needed to determine whether errors can be reduced with improvements to child seat instructions, vehicle user manuals, child seat labels, child seat design, or various aspects of vehicle design.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: Human Factors and Engineering Integration


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $250000.00
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, D.C.  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Tsai, Yi-Fang

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Michigan

    Transportation Research Institute
    Ann Arbor, MI  United States 

    Virginia Transportation Research Council

    530 Edgemont Road
    Charlottesville, VA  United States  22903
  • Start Date: 20120510
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 30973

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01465135
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:55PM