Car Safety Equipment

Every car has equipment that is created to protect the passenger in case of collisions. The crucial thing to be safe in a car is to use the seatbelt, and it is against the law not to.

The majority of the modern cars are equipped with air bags that give extra protection to car occupants; they are located in the dashboard or inside the steering wheel. Use the safety tips in the following chapter to prevent air bag related injuries in case of collisions. Get familiar with the basic principles and importance of child safety seats, and always follow the state child restraint seat laws.