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or the safety beitsl
With safety belts. you slow down as the vehiele does.
You get more time to stop. You stop over more distance.
and your smmgest bones take the fences. That's why safety belts malo- such good sense.
Here Are Questions Many People Ask About Safety Belts -- and the Answers
Won’t 1 be trapped in the trehiele after an aeeitlettt if Fm wearing a safety belt?
You could he -- whether you‘re wearing a safety belt or not. But you can unbuckle a safety ball. even it‘you‘te upside down. And your chance of being conscious during and after an accident. so you can unbueide and get out. is much greater if you are belted.
If my vehicle has air bags. why should 1 have to wear safety belts?
Air bags are in many vehieles today and will be in most of them in the future. But they are supplements] systems only: so they work with safety belts —— not instead of them. Every air bag system ever offered for sale has required the use of safety beﬁts. Even if you‘re in a 1vehicle that has air bags. you still have to buckle up to get the most protection. That‘s true not only in frontal collisions but especially in side and other collisions.