Air Bag Safety
DIANE Publishing, Jul 1, 1998 - Technology & Engineering - 180 pages
Contains opening statements, statements from witnesses, and prepared statements on the topic of air bag safety. Purpose is to inform the public that air bags save lives, but they also take lives -- children. Witnesses represented: Amer. Auto. Manufacturers Assoc., Public Citizen, Air Bag Safety Campaign, National Transportation Safety Board, Assoc. of International Auto Manufacturers Assoc., Nat. Traffic Safety Admin., Insurance Inst. for Highway Safety, Parents' Council for Air Bag Warnings, Amer. Acad. of Pediatrics, and Auto Occupant Restraints Council, etc.
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Page 92 - Motor Cars Inc.; Subaru of America, Inc.; Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc.; Volkswagen of America, Inc.; and Volvo North America Corporation. AIAM members...
Page 29 - Chairman and members of the Committee, thank you for your invitation to appear before you today, and I look forward to your questions.
Page 153 - A WARNING DEATH or SERIOUS INJURY can occur Children 12 and under can be killed by the air bag The BACK SEAT is the SAFEST place for children...
Page 150 - Ltd. has developed and tested with satisfactory results a bi-level air bag system for protection of the standing child in which the inflator for the air bag on the passenger side will not operate more than halfway if the passenger seat is unoccupied. In this system ". . . the first-level deployment of the air bag is made initially on the right and left sides, and then toward the rear of the vehicle, as if it were wrapping up the child.
Page 5 - Senator Bryan. STATEMENT OF HON. RICHARD H. BRYAN, US SENATOR FROM NEVADA Senator BRYAN. Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman.
Page 170 - Pediatrics is committed to the attainment of optimal physical, mental, and social health for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.
Page 92 - Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Inc.; Rover Group USA, Inc.; Saab Cars USA, Inc.; Subaru of America, Inc.; Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.; Volkswagen of America, Inc.; and Volvo North America Corporation. co...
Page 153 - The final rule itself specifies that "the color of the lettering on the label shall contrast with the background of the label.