In 2013, Center for Pet Safety performed independent crash testing of safety harnesses to determine crashworthiness. 25# Crash Test Dog (No real dogs were used for testing.)
Does not meet performance requirements of CPS-001-014.01 Companion Animal Safety Harness Restraint System Standard.
Results: Deemed Not Optimal. Exhibited severe harness deformation. Allowed dog to launch risking secondary impact. Head Excursion Measurement (FMVSS 213) was exceeded for small and medium sizes. Failure of size large met CPS Catastrophic Failure Definition. Manufacturer attended testing and approved setup of all tests.
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