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An airbag is a vehicle safety device. It is a type of occupant restraint system that consists of a ..... The knee airbag has become increasingly common from 2000. ..... The original implementation o...

Federal legislation makes airbags mandatory - Sep 01, 1998 ...

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On this day in History, Federal legislation makes airbags mandatory on Sep 01, ... Unfortunately, the law did not require people to use their seat belts, and only .... Narcissa Whitman arrives in Walla Walla, Washington, becoming one of the first ...

A Short History of the Airbag - ConsumerAffairs.com

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Sep 25, 2006 ... 2,649,311 was the first prototype for today's modern airbags. ... of accidents during the 1960s, and a new federal law that mandated 'automatic ...

Air bag - New World Encyclopedia

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Feb 19, 2016 ... On its launch in early 1993, most of the range did not even have driver air bags as an option. ... air bags were also becoming regular features on mass market cars. ... The Volvo Curtain Airbag design is now considered to be superior by most .... Under German Federal Law, used but intact air bags are to be ...

Air Bags | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

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Laws & Regulations Home · Air Bags · Brakes · CAFE - Fuel Economy · Child Passenger Safety · Disabled Drivers and Passengers · Electronic Stability Control  ...

Airbags | Australasian College of Road Safety

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Airbags in Australian vehicles are to be seen as a passive restraint device which ... (by comparison with Australia) much less effective seat belt wearing laws.

Airbag Basics - SafeMotorist.com

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Learn the basics of how airbags work. ... airbags protecting the front seat. Please note that as you age, you become smaller and more fragile. This is a natural ... Federal law prohibits dealers, repair shops, etc. from disabling airbags. However if ...

Side Curtain Airbags - Autoliv

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Side Curtain airbags form a cushion between the occupant and the window, ... This kind of airbag will, in effect, become mandatory by federal law in all new ...

Air Bag FAQs - Safercar.gov

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Air Bag FAQs. General Information · Advanced Frontal Air Bags · Side-Impact Air Bags · Air Bag Deactivation · ON-OFF Switch. What is meant by a "moderate or ...

Milestones in Automotive Safety - Auto Diagnosis Repair Help

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New York first state to enact law requiring front seat belts in cars (to be ... The first of many Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) become ... 1989. Chrysler becomes first American automaker to offer airbags as standard equipment.

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When did airbags become mandatory in automobiles? | Reference ...

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On September 1, 1998, the federal government in the United States made airbags a mandatory addition to automobiles. The law required that airbags were  ...

New Side-Impact Requirements Will Change the Cars We Buy ...

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May 5, 2009 ... ... Cars We Buy. Side Airbags Are Already Available on More Than Half of New Models ... Side Impact Has Become a New Priority According to ...

Air Bag Safety | DMV.org

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Air Bags - Vital information to know when you have an airbag-equipped car. ... their child seat at free clinics offered by firefighters, law-enforcement, or other organizations. ... As vehicles increasingly include frontal airbags, it is becoming more ...