Impact Protection for the Driver from the Steering Control
This Standard applies to MPVs, trucks and buses with a GVWR of 10,000 lbs.
(4,536 kg) or less. It does not apply to vehicles that conform to the frontal
barrier crash requirements of FMVSS 208 by means other than seat belt
assemblies. It also does not apply to walk-in vans. It specifies requirements
for steering control system force transmission during impact with a body block.
The steering wheel and attachments must be so constructed that they will not
snag clothing or jewelry.
|Trucks & MPVs 10,000 GVWR or Less
|Trucks More than 10,000 GVWR
|Buses 10,000 GVWR or Less
|Buses More than 10,000 GVWR
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