Monthly Archives: August 2016

Evaluation of Sports Car Crashworthiness Reveal Results

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) recently tested 2016 models of popular sports cars for crashworthiness and not one earned a TOP SAFETY PICK award. Evaluation done on sports cars differs from those of conventional sedans because these muscle cars are meant for fast driving. Hence, a comprehensive crash protection for occupants of the […]

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33,000 Car Crash Fatalities in 20 Years Due to Raised Speed Limit

New research done by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) show that during a period of more than twenty years (1873 – 1995), there have been 33,000 fatalities arising from increases in speed limit in the United States. Charles Farmer, IIHS vice president for research and statistical services, opines that car accident deaths would […]

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