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Biodynamics of Stand-Up Rider Lift Truck Accidents

[+] Author Affiliations
Mohamad Zoghi-Moghadam, Ali Sadegh, Charles Watkins

City College of the City University of New York, New York, NY

Dan Dunlap

Crown Equipment Corporation, New Bremen, OH

Paper No. IMECE2002-32641, pp. 327-328; 2 pages
doi:10.1115/IMECE2002-32641
From:
  • ASME 2002 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Advances in Bioengineering
  • New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, November 17–22, 2002
  • Conference Sponsors: Bioengineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-3650-9 | eISBN: 0-7918-1691-5, 0-7918-1692-3, 0-7918-1693-1
  • Copyright © 2002 by ASME

abstract

This paper describes testing and simulation of operator and truck kinematics during stand-up rider forklift truck accidents. A Hybrid III, ATD was used as an operator surrogate and tested in an off-the-dock accident experiment. A rigid multibody, biomechanical model, representing the ATD, was developed and validated with deceleration sled data. The biomechanical model was then used with a truck model in a simulation of the test. The kinematic results are in agreement with the testing. Various physical and initial conditions of the truck and biomechanical model were studied.

Copyright © 2002 by ASME
Topics: Accidents , Forklifts

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