ISO 17373:2005

Road vehicles -- Sled test procedure for evaluating occupant head and neck interactions with seat/head restraint designs in low-speed rear-end impact

The sled test procedure described in ISO 17373:2005 simulates low-speed rear-end impact resulting in a velocity change of the struck vehicle of 15 km/h. Its main purpose is the evaluation of the whiplash associated disorders due to seat occupant interactions with seat systems during the loading phase under standard conditions.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2005-09
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 22/SC 36
    Safety and impact testing
  • 43.020
    Road vehicles in general

Life cycle

A standard is reviewed every 5 years



Revisions / Corrigenda

  • Now withdrawn
    ISO 17373:2005

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