Manchester Metropolitan University

Please beware that STATUS ceased to operate on 31st December 2017

For any old STATUS reports you may require please email

The test facility element of the business has now been sold-on. Please see below for further details.

Details about the test facility

VOSC (Vehicle Occupant Safety Centre) acquired the seat belt anchorage safety system from STATUS.

Operating as an independent UK accredited testing facility, VOSC will be located in the Science Park at the University of Wolverhampton. Understanding the importance of having a testing facility available and with the objective to transfer and build upon the seat belt anchorage testing services offered by STATUS

VOSC is aiming to open its facility in April/May 2018.

All enquiries for testing including availability can be made via the VOSC website or by emailing directly at