Safety Links and Resources

 
Organization Description
Altair Engineering Focuses on the development and broad application of simulation technology to synthesize and optimize designs, processes and decisions for our clients’ improved business performance.
ATLAS Material Testing Solutions Atlas’ corporate headquarters and manufacturing facilities for its internationally accepted Weather-Ometer®, Xenotest® and SUNTEST® line of test instruments are located in Chicago, Illinois USA with its European headquarters located in Linsengericht, Germany.
Calspan SRL Corporation

Innovative leader in simulation, testing, training, and technology services that improve safety for the aerospace and transportation communities.

Center for Automotive Research (CAR) Is an interdisciplinary research center in The Ohio State University’s College of Engineering. CAR research focuses on: energy, safety and the environment aimed at improving sustainable mobility.
Center for Injury Research and Prevention A multidisciplinary group of behavioral scientists, clinicians, epidemiologists, biostatisticians, engineers, public health practitioners, and communications professionals at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Research Institute dedicated to translating research into action to keep children, teens, and young adults safe from injury.
Data Translation A leading designer, manufacturer, and provider of data acquisition solutions for the test and measurement marketplace.
Diversified Technical Systems (DTS) A leading manufacturer of data acquisition systems and sensors for occupant safety testing and product testing in automotive, aerospace, biomechanics, blast and in-dummy applications.
DRS Technologies A leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, the Company develops, manufactures and supports a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.
Engineering Dynamics Corporation (EDC) Develops and markets simulation software and related services with over 1800 customers in 28 countries around the world.
EME Corporation A manufacturer of advanced real time Data Acquisition Systems (DAS). These systems have been proven in the field to meet all the specifications outlined under extreme environments.
Endevco Corporation Leading designer and manufacturer of dynamic instrumentation for vibration, shock and pressure measurements.
ESI Group World-leading provider in Virtual Prototyping that takes into account the physics of materials.
EURO NCAP Euro NCAP provides motoring consumers - both drivers and the automotive industry - with a realistic and independent assessment of the safety performance of some of the most popular cars sold in Europe.
European Enhanced Vehicle-Safety Committee (EEVC) The EEVC steering committee, consisting of representatives from several European Nations, initiates research work in a number of automotive working areas.
GHI Systems Improved the productivity of thousands of customers with products like the CAT fast transient shock and vibration data capture & analysis system, impact velocity sensors, spectrum and time domain analysis tools, linear and rotational shock machines for product testing, and seminars.
HEM Data Corporation Dedicated to developing and supporting first-class data acquisition and analysis solutions by making them intuitive to use and thereby increase your productivity.
HYGE Leader in the field of dynamic shock testing technology, has been engineering, manufacturing, and installing HYGETM Crash Simulation Systems for customers around the world for more than 40 years.
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) An independent, nonprofit scientific and educational organization dedicated to reducing the losses — deaths, injuries and property damage — from crashes on the nation's roads.
ISO-MME Task Force Part of ISO TC12/SC22/WG3, responsible for ISO/TS 13499 and ISO/TS 22240. Multimedia data exchange format for impact tests.
JARI Japan Automobile ReJapan Automobile Research Institute (JARI) is a general incorporated foundation dedicated to automotive testing and research activities.search Institute
KHS Technical Lighting Global leader specializing in technical lighting systems for high-speed photography/video and solar simulation.
KOTSA KOTSA (known in Korea as TS) is the transportation safety agency of Korea, including road, aviation, and maritime traffic. TS includes vehicle inspection responsibilities and is the parent organization of the Korea Automobile Testing and Research Institute (KATRI).
Measurement Specialties Global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems offering custom designs for OEM Applications.
Messring Systembau MSG GmbH A leading international supplier of turnkey systems, the high-precision German company has built more than 90 crash test facilities around the world – more than any other company – and has repeatedly revolutionized the crash test world with the innovative products it has developed.
MGA Research Corporation MGA offers the global automotive industry a comprehensive array of products and services related to consulting, testing, equipment, and government compliance issues.
Microsys Technologies, Inc. Provides the occupant safety industry integrated high-speed video, data acquisition, data management and analysis solutions for airbag, inflator, pretensioner, impactor and crash test applications.
The Motor Industry Research Association (MIRA) Provides product engineering, research, testing, information and certification services to the automotive sector.
NAC Visual Systems, Inc. Manufacturer of high speed camera systems; producing complete integrated systems with the various light sensitivity, high image quality, large memory capacities, small camera heads, and fast download times.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Under the U.S. Department of Transportation, was established by the Highway Safety Act of 1970, as the successor to the National Highway Safety Bureau, to carry out safety programs under the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966 and the Highway Safety Act of 1966. Responsible for reducing deaths, injuries and economic losses resulting from motor vehicle crashes. This is accomplished by setting and enforcing safety performance standards for motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment, and through grants to state and local governments to enable them to conduct effective local highway safety programs.
Nevada Automotive Test Center Independent research, development, test, and engineering facility for vehicles.Conducts vehicle component evaluations and certifications, and weapons systems and ammunition tests.
Seattle Safety, LLC Specializes in crash testing systems that advance laboratory simulation of crash safety.
Sensors Applications, Inc. 2-D analysis systems and 3-D real-time motion measurement systems.
Sensor Products Inc. Distributor and manufacturer of pressure indicating films and software.
Society of Automotive Engineers There are more than one billion automobiles on the road worldwide, and safety in the automotive industry is highly important and highly regulated. SAE has published more than 1,600 technical standards and recommended practices for passenger cars.
SpaceAge Control, Inc. Is a design, manufacturing, and service company focused on 3D displacement sensing and measurement.
Transportation Research Center, Inc. An independent automotive proving ground providing research and development, and compliance and certification testing for vehicles and components, for crash testing, emissions testing, dynamic testing and durability testing.
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) The UNECE Transport Division has been providing secretariat services to the World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (WP.29) for more than 50 years.
Visual Instrumentation Corporation Specializing in precision accessory products for high speed video imaging cameras and applications.
VTI Instruments Delivers precision modular instrumentation and systems for electronic signal distribution, acquisition, and monitoring, used in the world's most demanding test applications.
UMTRI The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute is dedicated to achieving safe and sustainable transportation for a global society. With a multimillion-dollar research program, broad faculty expertise, and multiple collaborators, UMTRI is committed to interdisciplinary research that will ultimately increase driving safety and further transportation systems knowledge.
Wayne State Biomedical Engineering Research in the area of biomedical engineering and bioengineering.
WorldSID Program The WorldSID program is set up to develop the new, Worldwide acceptable, advanced technology, Side Impact crash test Dummy for improved assessment of injury risk to car occupants in lateral collisions.The ISO WorldSID Task Group consists of experts from industry and governments representing three regional WorldSID advisory groups: Americas, Europe and Asia/Pacific.