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crashworthiness

The ability of an aircraft structure and components to withstand damage caused in a crash without severely injuring occupants or preventing their escape from a wreckage.
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Although PSDs can help improve the fit of safety belts since they serve to properly position the wheelchair rider, it is important to ensure they do not interfere with the proper positioning of a crashworthy safety restraint (lap and shoulder belts).
The train has several safety features such as fire retardant upholstery on the seats, as well as a crashworthy design.
For wheelchair users who cannot feasibly transfer, safe transportation requires using after-market equipment to (1) secure the occupied wheelchair facing forward in the vehicle, and (2) provide an effective crashworthy seatbelt for the person in the wheelchair.
Since accidents or collisions, no matter who was at fault or who caused the accident, are a foreseeable part of the use of vehicles, reasonably designed, properly functioning safety devices or designs may be required to make a vehicle crashworthy.
Earlier this year, BAE Systems won an $8 million contract to develop, test and install more than 85 crashworthy seat systems to enhance the survivability of C-130s.
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Highlighting efforts being made for safety and security of the passenger, Banerjee said that the railway is developing crashworthy coaches and locomotives and will provide automatic fire and smoke detection system in 20 pairs of long-distance trains as pilot project.
Air Force contract to provide crashworthy seats for C-130 aircraft.
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Highlighting efforts being made for safety and security of the passenger, Banerjee said the railway is developing crashworthy coaches and locomotives and will provide automatic fire and smoke detection system in 20 pairs of long-distance trains as pilot project.
The new cockpit seat will be part of BAE Systems "S7000" family of world class armored crashworthy seats and will meet the most demanding U.
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