SUV Safety

TitleSUV Safety
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsCox-White, B, Connolly, P, Englehardt, E, Hinman, L, Ladenson, R, Leever, M
Pagination1 p.
PublisherAssociation for Practical and Professional Ethics
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsENGINEERING , product , Product and Consumer Safety , PUBLIC , Public Policy
AbstractDespite the danger of sports utility vehicles to roll over, consumers still continue to buy these vehicles because of their multiple use capacities. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued warnings about this issue, but the agency was blocked by congress from publishing rollover rates by Congress, who was under pressure from the auto industry.
NotesCase from the 2001 APPE National Ethics Bowl Championship. Copyright, Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, 2001.
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