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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
1998-01-13

Personnel
B.L. and R.H.


Temperature (°F)
52

Wind Direction
Calm

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
86

Wind Speed (mph)
Calm


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.