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  • Side Impact and Rear Impact Crashes

    Biomechanics & Trauma conducts cooperative and collaborative research with other organizations around the world to develop tools that help mitigate…

  • Is Whiplash an $8.8 Billion Injury?

              Neck sprains and strains, commonly known as whiplash, are the most frequently reported injuries in…

  • How Good Headrestraints Can Reduce Head Injuries by 11 Percent

    By Matthew J. DeGaetano, DC and James D. Atkinson, DC     One countermeasure continues to make a measurable difference…

  • NEWTON’S LAWS OF MOTION & WHIPLASH INJURIES

    By Matthew J. DeGaetano, DC and James D. Atkinson, DC   Newton’s laws of motion are three physical laws that…

  • Eyes on the road: Searching for answers to the problem of distracted driving.

    Using a cellphone while driving is risky and can lead to crashes.   General Cell Phone Statistics Note: These are…

  • Neck injury risk is lower

    Neck injury risk is lower if seats and head restraints are rated good.   The rate of neck injury complaints…

  • TBI: The Silent Epidemic

      According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an important public health problem in…