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Human Survivability in Motor Vehicle Fires. Communication.


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Digges, K. H.; Gann, R. G.; Grayson, S. J.; Hirschler, M. M.; Lyon, R. E.; Purser, D. A.; Quintiere, J. G.; Stephenson, R. R.; Tewarson, A.

Fire and Materials, Vol. 32, No. 4, 249-258, June/July 2008.

Keywords:

motor vehicle fires; human beings; survival; survivability; fire fatalities; automobiles; fire safety; heat release rate; transportation; death; automobile fires; injuries; fire tests; flashover; safety standards; combustibles; regulations; statistics; interior finishes; interior furnishings; crashworthiness