An airbag is a vehicle safety device. It is a type of occupant restraint system that
consists of a ..... car to be sold in Europe with nine airbags. Variable force
deployment front airbags were deve...
Sep 25, 2006 ... 2,649,311 was the first prototype for today's modern airbags. ... In that story,
Hetrick recalled the inspiration for his invention: "In the spring of '52 ...
John W. Hetrick of Newport, Pennsylvania, (U.S.) invented the air bag in 1952,
and patented his device in 1953. Hetrick came up with ...
Patented in 1952 (# 2,649,311), Hetrick developed a "safety cushion" for cars, the
forerunner of today's airbags. His design included an under-hood tank for ...
Invention. Shortly after John Hetrick had witnessed an automobile accident he
received a patent in 1953 for a “safety cushion assembly for automotive vehicles.
Aug 24, 2016 ... Airbags are very simple but also amazingly clever, because they have to ...
Although a German inventor named Walter Linderer filed an airbag ...
Jan 14, 2000 ... Mr. Breed was inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn, Mich., in
1999 in recognition of his invention of an air bag set off by an ...
Dec 11, 2011 ... MONTROSE, ALABAMA — You may not know the name George F. Kirchoff, but
the invention he pioneered is most likely one that you sit within ...
On this day in History, Federal legislation makes airbags mandatory on Sep 01,
1998. ... which used an experimental, unmanned submersible developed by.
All kinds of airbags were developed and adopted, including Driver's side Airbag (
1989), Passenger side Airbag (1992), Side Airbag (1996), Side Curtain Airbag ...