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Automobile seat belts.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Automobile seat belts.

Hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Eighty-fifth Congress, first session, on crashworthiness of automobile seat belts.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automobiles -- Seat belts.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL159 .U54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 287 p.
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6240715M
    LC Control Number57062114
    OCLC/WorldCa2547446

      According to Nader’s own non-profit, the Center for Auto Safety, this push for greater car safety, to include seat belts and airbags, has saved more than million lives in a little over 5o years.   Origins: Stories about fiery crashes in which a car’s occupants are burned alive thanks to the seat belts that held them in place have been recorded in print as far back as , and one of our.

    Citroën automobile - Monte Carlo jpg 3, × 2,; MB Toyota Camry Hybrid WAS jpg 3, × 2,; MB BMW CS Automatic at Tilburg AH XL car 3, × 1,; MBPart of: car. The effects of nighttime seat belt enforcement on seat belt use by tavern patrons: a preliminary analysis. J Appl Behav Anal ;–6. Mortimer RG, Goldsteen K, Armstrong RW, Macrina D. Effects of incentives and enforcement on the use of seat belts by drivers.

      All new passenger cars had some form of seat belts beginning in , shoulder belts in , and integrated lap and shoulder belts in ([Automotive Coalition for Traffic Safety (ACTS)], ). Few occupants wore the belts: surveys in various locations recorded belt use of about 10 percent. Automobile Seat Belt, Safety belt. Until the mids seat belts were not standard equipment in American cars. Owners could purchase aftermarket safety belts like this one and have them installed. Continued education and growing acceptance for car occupants' safety have led most states to adopt seat belt laws. Use default description of.


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Automobile seat belts by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Only 3 left in stock - order soon. Only 20 left in stock - order soon. Unsafe at Any Speed: The Designed-In Dangers of the American Automobile is a landmark nonfiction book by consumer advocate Ralph Nader, first published in Its central theme charged car manufacturers of resistance to the introduction of safety features (such as seat belts), and their general reluctance to spend money on improving pioneering work Author: Ralph Nader.

Automobiles -- Seat belts. See also what's at your library, or elsewhere. Broader terms: Automobiles; Automobiles -- Occupant restraint systems; Seat belts; Narrower term: Automob.

A seat belt (also known as a seatbelt or safety belt) is a vehicle safety device designed to secure the driver or a passenger of a vehicle against harmful movement that may result during a collision or a sudden stop.

A seat belt reduces the likelihood of death or serious injury in a traffic collision by reducing the force of secondary impacts with interior strike hazards, by keeping occupants. A.R. Horrocks, in Handbook of Technical Textiles (Second Edition), Seat belts. Mandatory wearing of seat belts in cars has been in force in the UK for the last 40 years or so for front seat passengers and more recently, especially for children, for rear seat passengers.

Similar regulations exist elsewhere in the world to the extent that all new cars are fitted with front and. Requires 3-point seat belts in all seating positions of minibuses (vehicles of less than tonnes) and at least 2- point belts. Great Britain requires seat belts on mini buses used in school transportation.

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The book was an immediate sensation, and in Nader appeared before Congress to testify about unsafe practices in the automobile industry.

His campaign seemed to gain credibility when it was revealed that General Motors had hired private investigators to dig up dirt on the young, unknown lawyer. Early seat belt use technologies were introduced as alternatives or interim measures to the primary and preferred approach of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for increasing seat belt use at that time—introduction of passive restraint systems.

1 On January 1,NHTSA required passenger vehicles for sale in the United States to be equipped with. Newspaper and magazine articles about crash tests and seat belts stirred public interest. A Gallup poll showed that Americans approved of seat belts by a margin of 50% to 38%. Automobile manufacturers experimented with optional seat belts and padded dashboards in the mids.

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With seat belts now present in all American-manufactured cars, seat belt advocates turn to the grim task of convincing Americans to use them. Misconceptions spread like wildfire, convincing some that seat belts will prevent them from escaping their cars underwater or in a fire, and others that it was actually safer to be thrown from a car in an Author: John Moore Williams.

47 % Percentage of Passenger Vehicle Occupants Killed in Who Were Unrestrained Of people killed in motor vehicle crashes in47% were not wearing seat belts. In alone, seat belts saved an estima lives and could have saved an additional 2, people if they had been wearing seat belts.

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