Occupant Motion Kinematics in the Back of a Police Transport Van

Aired on December 7, 2015


Ben T. Railsback, M.S., P.E. interviewed with Fox 31 News about occupant motion kinematics in the back of a police transport vans. FOX 31 Problem Solvers recreated some of the accidents described within the Denver sheriff department injury/accident reports. Mr. Railsback stated, “I calculated a head injury criterion (hic) value for the dummy and found that there was a significant probability of injury in this test, even the possibility of death for a human subject.”

The videos and complete article can be found on the Fox 31 KDVR website.