Development of a Low Cost Device to Increase Safety Belt Use

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) phase II project pursued the development and full testing of the shift-interlock device; a prototype accelerator pedal resistance device along with a learning curve software to increase safety belt use by commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $470684.00
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Department of Transportation

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC    20590
  • Project Managers:

    Ajayi, Olu

  • Performing Organizations:

    The Tenik Group

    6967 Lakemont Circle
    West Bloomfield, MI  United States  48323
  • Principal Investigators:

    Tenenbaum, Jeffery

  • Start Date: 20110701
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20130630
  • Source Data: RiP Project 30692

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01465250
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:57PM