vehicular safety devices

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vehicular safety devices

seat belts, harnesses, inflatable cushions, and other devices designed to protect occupants of vehicles from injury in case of accident. A seat belt is a strap that fastens a rider to a moving vehicle and prevents him from being thrown out or against the interior of the vehicle during sudden stops

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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