car safety

car safety

A mechanical device attached to an elevator car frame, or to the counterweight frame, designed to stop and hold the car or counterweight in case of a predetermined overspeed of the car or its free fall, or in the event that its hoisting ropes slacken.
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The U5 models received excellent results from crash tests conducted by a top car safety facility in Spain.
The company has been recognised for its work with FCA's project on future urban car safety.
The car safety organisation has released its latest ratings, with all eight newly tested cars achieving five stars out of five.
The crash test showed that due to lack of airbags the driver injuries would have been unacceptably high, umbrella body of consumer car safety testing bodies Global NCAP said.
According to Good Egg Car Safety, the way to check your child's seat is correctly adjusted is to ensure you can only just get two fingers between your child and the straps.
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) requesting that the agency issue a rule clarifying its role as the regulator of rail tank car safety and the role that industry plays in recommending and developing new standards.
The company aims to improve car safety by enabling vehicles to anticipate and avoid potential accident situations, Gill Pratt, CEO of Toyota Research Institute (TRI), the Japanese automaker's research and development company that focuses on AI, said.
Should the automotive industry be taking more responsibility for car safety in India?
But more have sprung up in other markets, based on the fact that car safety should not be compromised based on market, a notion not shared by some car manufacturers: as recently as April 2015, one mainstream manufacturer received zero stars for failing crash tests for the Latin American market because it was not fitted with such basic equipment as ABS and air bags.
For every photo uploaded on either Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #BuckleUpForLife Toyota will give away 10 car seats to Buckle Up For Life a community service program that involves educating parents about car safety through partnerships with children's hospitals.
The Question: Do new parents know how to properly use car safety seats when taking their newborns home?
If parents practice car safety and teach their children the importance of these measures, these are lessons children will always remember and will themselves practice in the future.