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Safety - A Double-Lane Change

Date
2000-05-12

Personnel
S.C. & E.L.


Temperature (°F)
70

Wind Direction
NE

Barometric Pressure (in Hg)
30.0

Humidity (%)
77

Wind Speed (mph)
3


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
Body roll was noted during the 40 & 45 mph runs in both directions.

Comments of the tire/ground patch
Tire/ground contact was lost during the 40 & 45 mph runs in both directions.