European Enhanced Vehicle-Safety Committee

WG13 Publications

(papers can be downloaded as Adobe Acrobat 'pdf' files)

Report on the work of EEVC WG13 - 1992-2005
 WG13 report with annexes - 6.5Mb

EEVC Side Impact Head Protection Test Procedure - Encompassing both front and rear seating positions - EEVC Website April 2005

WG13 Report - 772 kb

Development of a European Side Impact Interior Headform Test Procedure - 18th ESV Conference 2003

WG13 Report - 3,65 Mb

Progress on the Development of the Advanced European Mobile Deformable Barrier Face (AE-MDB) - 18th ESV Conference 2003 WG13 Report - 2,5 Mb

Recommendations for a Revised Specification for the EEVC Mobile Deformable Barrier Face
EEVC Web Site - November 2001 EEVC WG13 Report

Files of impact test data that led to the development of the above paper 'Revised Specification for the EEVC Mobile Deformable Barrier Face'. The pages include test data, pictures and video files of a range of impact tests. The results are published by EEVC WG13 with the full agreement of its members, to give computer modellers baseline data against which to build and validate models of the MDB face, now incorporated into ECE Regulation 95. Link Prior to use please read the disclaimer at the foot of the linked page

RESEARCH PROGRESS ON IMPROVED SIDE IMPACT PROTECTION
17th ESV Conference 2001, Amsterdam EEVC WG13 Report

HEAD CONTACTS IN SIDE IMPACT - An Accident Analysis
February 2001 EEVC WG13 Report

THE EVALUATION OF SUB-SYSTEMS METHODS FOR MEASURING THE LATERAL HEAD IMPACT PERFORMANCE OF CARS
Mr A K Roberts, Mr R W Lowne, TRL United Kingdom
Mr P deCoo, TNO, Delft, Netherlands
Mr A Seeck, BASt, Germany
15th ESV Conference 1996, Melbourne, Australia, Paper No 96-S8-O-07

TEST METHODS FOR EVALUATING AND COMPARING THE PERFORMANCE OF SIDE IMPACT BARRIER
FACES.

Mr P deCoo, TNO, Delft, Netherlands
Mr A K Roberts, TRL United Kingdom
Mr A Seeck, BASt, Germany
Mr D Cesari, INRETS, France
16th ESV Conference 1998, Windsor, Canada, Paper No 98-S8-O-02

A REVIEW OF THE INFLUENCE OF GUIDANCE METHODS ON THE PERFORMANCE OF THE FREE MOTION
HEAD-FORM, FOR USE IN INTERIOR SURFACE EVALUATION.

September 1999 EEVC WG13 Report

The Evaluation of sub-systems methods for measuring the lateral head impact performance of cars