The Resource Shopping for safety : providing consumer automotive safety information, Committee for Study of Consumer Automotive Safety Information, Transportation Research Board, National Research Council

Shopping for safety : providing consumer automotive safety information, Committee for Study of Consumer Automotive Safety Information, Transportation Research Board, National Research Council

Label
Shopping for safety : providing consumer automotive safety information
Title
Shopping for safety
Title remainder
providing consumer automotive safety information
Statement of responsibility
Committee for Study of Consumer Automotive Safety Information, Transportation Research Board, National Research Council
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
381/.45629222
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TL242
LC item number
.N38 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Special report
Series volume
248
Label
Shopping for safety : providing consumer automotive safety information, Committee for Study of Consumer Automotive Safety Information, Transportation Research Board, National Research Council
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Shopping for Safety""; ""COPYRIGHT""; ""PREFACE""; ""NOTE""; ""CONTENTS""; ""EXECUTIVE SUMMARY""; ""MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH AVOIDANCE AND CRASHWORTHINESS""; ""CURRENT CONSUMER AUTOMOTIVE SAFETY INFORMATION""; ""CONSUMER DECISION-MAKING AND SAFETY INFORMATION REQUIREMENTS""; ""KEY FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS""; ""Findings""; ""Recommendations""; ""Improvements to Existing Information""; ""Development of Summary Measures""; ""Development of a Process To Stimulate Better Consumer Safety Information and Safer Cars""; ""BENEFITS OF CONSUMER AUTOMOTIVE SAFETY INFORMATION""
  • ""1 INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW""""LEGISLATIVE CONTEXT AND SCOPE OF STUDY""; ""WHAT IS VEHICLE SAFETY?""; ""Crash Avoidance""; ""Vehicle Crashworthiness""; ""CRASH CAUSATION AND THE ROLE OF VEHICLE-RELATED FACTORS""; ""FEDERAL REGULATION OF VEHICLE SAFETY FEATURES""; ""DRIVER ATTITUDES TO CRASH LIKELIHOOD AND VEHICLE SAFETY""; ""INSTITUTIONAL ISSUES""; ""IMPLICATIONS FOR STUDY""; ""ORGANIZATION OF REPORT""; ""NOTES""; ""REFERENCES""; ""Abbreviations""; ""2 CURRENT UNDERSTANDING OF MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH AVOIDANCE AND CRASHWORTHINESS""; ""VEHICLE SAFETY DATA""; ""Engineering Data""
  • ""AUTOMOBILE PURCHASE DECISIONS AND THE IMPORTANCE OF VEHICLE SAFETY INFORMATION""""Consumer Understanding of Vehicle Safety Characteristics""; ""The Automobile Purchasing Decision Process""; ""Importance of Vehicle Safety as a Purchase Attribute""; ""Likely Use of Improved Safety Information""; ""Summary""; ""STRUCTURING AND COMMUNICATING VEHICLE SAFETY INFORMATION""; ""Presentation of Vehicle Safety Information""; ""Communication of Vehicle Safety Information""; ""Matching Dissemination of Vehicle Safety Information with Consumer Information Search Strategies""; ""Targeting the Message""
  • ""Biomechanics Research""""Crash Data""; ""Data Issues""; ""CURRENT STATE OF KNOWLEDGE FROM AVAILABLE DATA""; ""Crash Avoidance""; ""Crashworthiness""; ""Vehicle Size and Weight""; ""Crash Types""; ""SUMMARY OF THE STATE OF KNOWLEDGE""; ""NOTES""; ""REFERENCES""; ""Abbreviations""; ""3 CURRENTLY AVAILABLE CONSUMER AUTOMOTIVE SAFETY INFORMATION ""; ""SOURCES OF CONSUMER VEHICLE SAFETY INFORMATION""; ""Comparative Vehicle Safety Data""; ""Summary Compilations of Vehicle Safety Information""; ""DISSEMINATION OUTLETS""; ""DEVELOPMENT OF THE NCAP STAR-RATING SYSTEM: A CASE STUDY""
  • ""STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES OF CURRENT INFORMATION""""WHY BETTER INFORMATION IS NOT PROVIDED""; ""MAKING BETTER USE OF EXISTING INFORMATION""; ""NOTES""; ""REFERENCES""; ""Abbreviations""; ""4 CONSUMER DECISION MAKING, INFORMATION NEEDS, AND COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES ""; ""FRAMEWORK FOR UNDERSTANDING MAJOR PRODUCT PURCHASE DECISIONS""; ""Information Processing Theory of Consumer Choice""; ""The Decision Problem: Motive and Relevance""; ""Decision Maker Attributes""; ""Decision Strategies""; ""Framing New Information""; ""Implications for Provision of Vehicle Safety Information""
Control code
ocm57012215
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 160 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309562850
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b35614390
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57012215
  • pebcs0309562856
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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