Faculty Advisor

Fofana, Mustapha S

Abstract

The current ambulance design was studied in an effort to determine the features of the patient compartment that hinder EMT performance and compromise passenger safety. These features were redesigned to improve the functionality, reliability and safety of the modern ambulance through improved material selection, mechanical designs, optimized ergonomics and advanced technologies.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

April 2008

Major

Mechanical Engineering

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

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