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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
2006-06-20

Personnel
B.S., T.S. and S.C.


Temperature (°F)
72

Wind Direction
w

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
56

Wind Speed (mph)
8


Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to left
45

Maximum safe speed tested for double-lane change to right
45

Comments of the position of the bus during the lane change
A safe profile was maintained through all portions of testing.

Comments of the tire/ground patch
Tire/ground contact was maintained through all portions of testing.