Accident Reconstruction Expert On Head Acceleration

In A note on Head Acceleration During Low Speed Rear-End Collisionsaccident reconstruction expert Oren Masory, Ph.D.,  writes:

This paper presents a simple relationship between a vehicle’s acceleration and the occupant’s head acceleration during low speed rear-end collisions. Only experimental data obtained from tests performed on human volunteers, is used to establish the relationship. It was found that the head acceleration, on the average, is at least two and a half times larger than vehicle’s acceleration.

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