TITLE

Designs for side bags vary - and so does performance

AUTHOR(S)
Stoffer, Harry
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;11/12/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5957, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the variety in the design and performance of side airbags in the United States. Benefits of the airbag to motorists according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; Advantages of the airbag; Offer of side airbag designs by automakers.
ACCESSION #
5586642

 

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