JAMES KING-HOLMES / FTSS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY JAMES KING-HOLMES / FTSS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Crash test dummy head being calibrated by a technician by dropping it onto a hard surface under controlled conditions. Sensors in the head will measure the force of each impact. A computer can then compare these readings with specified standards. Photographed at part of First Technology Safety Systems in Delft in the Netherlands, which calibrates new dummies, and refurbishes and recalibrates old dummies for the European market.
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