PLYMOUTH, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humanetics Innovative Solutions, Inc., the global leader in the development of biofidelic crash test dummies and custom sensor solutions, today congratulates U.S. Secretary Elaine Chao and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s fifty-year history. Humanetics CEO Christopher O’Connor commends the men and women of the U.S. DOT across the country, that are dedicated and focused on quality and safe transportation for all Americans. “Humanetics is proud to be a part of today’s golden celebration and having a place in the history of the U.S. DOT’s biggest milestones – crash safety and the impact on the human body,” O’Connor stated.
Over the past fifty years Humanetics has been an innovative partner with USDOT. As the inspirational leadership of the DOT developed, the crash dummy was evolving, along with the innovative technology and the statistics on safety that are the very heart of what motivates so many men and women in the field of transportation safety.
“The advancements made over the last five decades of moving people and goods over air, water and land is due to the vision and hard work of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Humanetics and our willing crash dummies, like DOT’s Vince and Larry who led the ‘buckle up’ campaign in the 1980’s, are so very proud of the part we have played in the last fifty years,” said O’Connor.
About Humanetics - Humanetics Innovative Solutions, a division of Safety Technology Holdings, Inc., is a global company whose strategy is to harness the best of today's technologies for the creation of high-quality products which play an important role in improving safety, comfort and protection of people and their environment. Humanetics is the world’s leading supplier in the design and manufacture of sophisticated crash test dummies, safety related test equipment, instrumentation, technical support and calibration services. Furthermore, Humanetics develops and supplies finite element software dummy models for computerized crash test simulations and specializes in static and dynamic strain measurements. For additional information on Humanetics, visit www.humaneticsatd.com.
About Safety Technology Holdings - Safety Technology Holdings, Inc. (STH) is a science and technology centered company and a leader in the design and manufacturing of critical safety related test and measurement systems. STH products ultimately advance the mission of saving lives and enhancing health and well-being. Its portfolio includes Humanetics, HITEC Sensor Solutions and Sensor Developments Inc., offering an extensive suite of crash test dummies, sensors and calibration and software products that incorporates the latest biomechanical human simulations for the development and certification of occupant safety protection technologies. With over 400 highly skilled professionals working in 12 facilities strategically located around the world, STH businesses serve a global customer base of industrial leaders including many Fortune 100 companies, the U.S. military and other government agencies. For additional information on Safety Technology Holdings, visit www.stholdingsinc.com.