Draft of GB-Standard: Frontal airbag-technical requirements

The standard Frontal airbag-technical requirements of protection for out of position occupant was being drafted for the first time. This standard is applicable for frontal airbag system with protection for out of position occupant and specified the testing methods and technical requirements which are recommended and not compulsory.

The drafting of the technical content of this GB-Standard is based on the testing methods of motor vehicles occupant crash protection in Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 208 (FMVSS 208). Applied references are GB 27887 Restraining Devices for Child Occupants of power-driven vehicles and GB 4094 Motor vehicles–symbols for controls, indicators and tell-tales.

Following is the overall view of the technical requirements and testing methods from the newly proposed draft:

Technical requirements

4.1 Protection provided for infants in rearward-facing child restraint system or portable car beds

4.2 Protection for hybrid III 3-year-old child dummy

4.3 Protection for hybrid III 6-year-old child dummy

4.4 Protection for 5th percentile adult female test dummy at the driver position

Testing methods

5.1 Test procedure for Protection provided for infants in rearward-facing child restraint system or portable car beds

5.2 Test procedure for hybrid III 3-year-old child dummy

5.3 Test procedure for hybrid III 6-year-old child dummy

5.4 Test procedure of low risk deployment of driver air bag for 5th percentile adult female test dummy

Draft of GB-Standard: Frontal airbag-technical requirements