May 24, 2017

Church van safety: Why so many have died

Popular church vans have propensity to roll, hundreds killed   Mark Smith, Director of Van Angels, was recently interviewed by the Orange County edition of the Christian Examiner newspaper.  The article looks at the continued use of 15-passenger vans throughout Orange County, CA and the rest of the U.S.  Mark recounts his personal story of the death […]

60-Minutes II 15-Passenger rollover report

This is a MUST see video about the dangers of 15-passenger vans created by 60-Minutes. Loaded with authoritative tests and proof of the dangers. NOTE: At the end of the video, the reporter mentions a crash simulation video. Click here to watch the simulation.

Why do 15-passenger vans roll over?

Andrew Smith created this video explaining why 15-passenger vans rollover. Bottom Line: 90% of the rollovers are caused by a left-rear tire de-tread. Details discussed in this video: There is a design flaw in the Ford E-350 (Econoline XLT), that places 45% of the weight on the left rear tire. The aisle on the right […]