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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airbag

An airbag is a type of vehicle safety device and is an occupant restraint system. The airbag ..... In May 1998, Toyota began offering a side curtain airbag deploying from the roof on ..... This safety feature, often termed auto-ignition, helps to ensure that such temperatures do not cause an explosion of the entire airbag module.

www.carsdirect.com/car-safety/how-does-your-cars-airbag-system-work

Nov 13, 2013 ... An airbag can deploy in about 55 milliseconds, according to ... At this speed, an airbag can cause significant damage to a person, so it is ...

www.yourmechanic.com/question/what-determines-if-the-air-bags-will-deploy-or-not

Dec 14, 2015 ... Some aren't severe enough to warrant it, while in other situations, deploying the air bags might actually cause injury if someone isn't properly ...

www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2010/05/airbags_deployment.html

May 25, 2010 ... Many motorists feel more secure in their cars, knowing that in the event of a serious collision, an airbag will deploy and perhaps save them from ...

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From what I understand, deployment of the airbags is based on change in ... It was phased out after insignificant damage would cause the airbags to deploy. .... Force Required To Deploy Airbags: Mercedes January 27, 2014

www.nhtsa.gov/equipment/air-bags

Both frontal and side-impact air bags are designed to deploy in moderate to ... If your vehicle is equipped with a counterfeit air bag, there is cause for concern.

www.caranddriver.com/features/the-physics-of-airbags-feature

Get the full scoop on how airbags save lives. (Hint: it's a ... They are, instead, shaped and vented nylon-fabric pillows that fill, when deployed, with nitrogen gas .

www.bodyshopbusiness.com/readers-choice-why-didnt-the-airbags-deploy

Apr 18, 2016 ... What makes airbags deploy in a collision is many times much different ... of your body causes internal injuries, which are the leading cause of ...

www.reference.com/vehicles/causes-airbags-deploy-d1f08f8901a65341

Airbags deploy when a moderate to severe crash impact triggers the electrical control mechanism that inflates the bags. More advanced airbag computer ...

www.theforensicexaminer.com/2014/pdf/Air%20Bag%20Deployment.pdf

Transportation, 2003, p.5), “Air bags are typically designed to deploy in frontal and near-frontal .... A crash or other physical occurrence that causes a module's.