An airbag is a type of vehicle safety device and is an occupant restraint system.
The airbag .... The United States Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act
of 1991 required ... From around ...
Airbags in Australian vehicles are to be seen as a passive restraint device which
has ... benefit when used in conjunction with properly fitted and adjusted seat
belts. ... (by comparison with Australia) much less effective seat belt wearing laws
In this year the Volvo Amazon and the PV544 became the first cars in the world ...
Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the first production car to have a driver's airbag<sup>xvi</sup> that
.... Case of Compulsory Seat Belt Legislation in Australia', Policy Sciences, vol.
Aug 7, 2010 ... And a little more than 11 years later, Victoria became the world's first legislature
to ... But the laws of physics did not need to be tested so hard to make the ... Front
seatbelts were mandatory in all cars sold in Australia after January 1, 1969. ...
While in recent years more attention has been paid to airbag ...
Safety did not become a selling point for new cars until the late 1980s, but it ...
While significant legislation such as the introduction of blood alcohol limits for
driving ... A load limiter, now also common, releases the belt in a controlled way
when it ... In Australia, Holden was the first local maker to introduce a driver's
Since ADR69 was mandated, frontal airbags in Australia have been ... it is
accepted that airbags provide optimal occupant protection when used in
conjunction .... The combined impact of the ADR69 regulation and airbag
deployment for AIS .... the pre-ADR69 drivers and post-ADR69 drivers did not
differ, t(283)=0.8, p=0.4.
more in-depth analyses when more data become ... ADR69 regulation in
Australia, passenger head ... equipped and non-airbag equipped vehicles did not
Children 12 years and under should sit in the rear seat (if there is one). ....
Because most Australian cars (other than those with no ... If it is unavoidable for a
child to sit in the front seat with a passenger airbag, the seat ... become more
May 2, 2013 ... since under current Australian law children must use a child restraint up ....
protecting side airbags, these have only become common in recent years. ... did
however address this concern when providing advice to road users.
Nov 6, 2015 ... The Australian Design Rules (ADRs) are national standards for vehicle ... by the
Australian Government under the Motor Vehicle Standards Act 1989. ... When a
road vehicle is first used on Australian roads the relevant ... and do not become a
barrier to importation of safer vehicles and vehicle components.