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rollover test

 [rōl´o-ver]
a test to assess the risk of toxemia in pregnant women. A comparison of blood pressure is made with the woman lying on her left side and on her back; an excessive increase in blood pressure when she rolls to the supine position indicates increased risk of toxemia.
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In 1997, industry researchers conducted quasi-static rollover tests to determine head excursion with different restraint systems.
If the system passes all of the dynamic rollover tests and passes the Real-Time Clock test, it should not fail this test.
Under its New Car Assessment Program (NCAP), created in 1978, NHTSA conducts vehicle crash and rollover tests to encourage design improvements and to inform consumers about vehicle safety.
With its long list of standard safety features and extensive use of high-strength steel, the Forte sedan rated 5 stars in the side-impact test and 4 stars in the frontal and rollover tests.
The program s crash tests will provide consumer safety information on approximately 85 percent of model year 2013 vehicles sold in the United States, while rollover tests will provide information on 92 percent of the 2013 fleet.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has recognised the Chevrolet Cruze with a 'Good' rating in its front, side, rear and rollover tests.
The safety ratings are obtained by gathering crash data from controlled crash tests and rollover tests.
As pieces of the overall safety puzzle, the 2014 Kia Sorento scored five stars in both frontal and side-impact crash tests while earning four stars in rollover tests.
15) The standard does not require manufacturers to conduct dynamic rollover tests on roofs.
REAR MOVING BARRIER & STATIC ROLLOVER TESTS NO.
In addition to receiving top scores in rollover tests, the minivan achieved Good ratings in the areas of frontal, side and rear crash protection.
In addition to receiving top scores in rollover tests, both minivans achieved Good ratings in the areas of frontal, side and rear crash protection.