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 the Progrés...
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on crash severity related to the change in vehicle speed or deceleration over time
. ... thresholds for air bag deployment during a collision are not easily obtained; ...
Mar 16, 2009 ... This article describes how air bag deployment thresholds are established, ...
Between these two speeds, the air bags may or may not deploy, ...
An airbag fully deploys at a speed of about 60 to 186 miles an hour upon impact.
... How does the speed of your car affect airbag deployment in a crash? ... Airbag
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Air bags are supplemental restraints and are designed to work best in
combination with seat belts. Both frontal and side-impact air bags are designed to
Some newer cars have higher thresholds for airbag deployment due to the risk ...
a rear impact crash if the car is pushed into another car at a high rate of speed.
Airbags. These devices have dramatically reduced the highway death toll. Select
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airbag(s) did not deploy in the crash where it was expected (by the vehicle ... the
faster the required inflation speed of the bag ('faster deployed') and the higher the
... the airbag did not deploy but the ΔV reached a specified threshold (Figure 2).
In this dataset, advanced driver air bags were observed to deploy with a 50% ....
In the majority of cases, vehicle speed greatly exceeds longitudinal delta-V. ... up
after it senses a predetermined acceleration threshold has been exceeded.
To name only one example, properly worn seat belts and deploying air bags ...
Since air bags inflate with considerable speed and force, you can be injured by
an air ... severely damaged in an accident, an ETD / air bag deployment