Airbags: A thorough look at
airbags and safety for adults and children.
Air Bags: Airbag information from the National
Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Rollover Airbags: In addition to protecting drivers’ or passengers’ heads during a side-impact crash,some side-impact head air bags, or "curtains," can also protect occupants from injury and ejection during a rollover crash.
Bag Safety Information: Materials from healthychildren.org run by the American Academy
of Pediatrics. Search for "air bag safety", "restraints", or "child restraints".
Passenger Safety: Parents Central - from car seats to car keys; keeping kids safe.
Belt Savvy: “Seat belts are your first line of defense against
injuries or death,” declares Dr. Ricardo Martinez, Administrator
of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Good Reasons: Why a safety belt law will benefit Nebraskans
National Coalition for Bus Safety:
Why school buses need seatbelts.
Belt Safe USA: Nonprofit organization promotes the correct,
consistent use of car seats and safety belts. Provides consultation
to parents and businesses.
Safety Belt Enforcement: In 1997, nearly 42,000 people were
killed in traffic crashes and almost 3.4 million more were injured,
at a cost of over $150 billion. Safety belt use, reinforced by effective
safety belt laws, is a proven life saver.
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