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seat belt

1. a belt or strap worn in a vehicle to restrain forward motion in the event of a collision
2. a similar belt or strap worn in an aircraft at takeoff and landing and in rough weather

Seat Belt


a protective device that holds the driver or passenger of an automobile in the seat in the event of an emergency situation. The use of seat belts significantly lowers the severity of the consequences if a vehicle should be involved in a collision, overturn, or suddenly reduce its speed. Seat belts are also used in airplanes.

lap belt

A safety belt that fastens across the lap. Also called a seat belt.

safety belt

A belt installed at the aircraft seat to hold the occupants tight in their seats. Also called a seat belt or a lap belt.
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8 percent lower fatality risk if the belt is equipped with a pre-tensioner and a load limiter, than if it is not equipped with either.
Any faulty pre-tensioners will be replaced free of charge within one to two hours.
Features like body coloured bumpers and mirrors, power mirrors and windows, electric power steering, tilt/telescopic steering column, advanced audio system, air conditioner, fuel consumption display, ABS, SRS airbags, front seat belt pre-tensioner & load limiter are standard on both grades, a statement said.
TRW Automotive Holdings Corporation, a company engaged in active and passive automotive safety, has introduced its new seat belt pre-tensioner - SPR4 - to global customers.
The model features ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) with Brake Assist (BA), Dual SRS airbags, pre-tensioner seat belts, G-CON (G-Force Control Technology), and a body with a crush-proof survival zone.
It features HID Headlamps with LED Daylight Running Lamps & LED Rear Combination Lights, dual airbags, ABS, EBD & seatbelts with pre-tensioners and force limiters as standard fitment from the base variant onwards.
It comes equipped with seatbelts for all rows that feature both pre-tensioners as well as force limiters.
In some instances, front airbag(s) and/or seat belt pre-tensioners could inadvertently deploy.
pdf) documents posted on the NHTSA website on Thursday, Chrysler will recall 409,000 Compass and Patriot SUVs made between 2010 and 2012 across the globe in order to address issues relating to air bag deployment and seat belt pre-tensioners.
Ford's power steering is excellent, precise and informative and safety is also top notch, with umpteen airbags, seat belt pre-tensioners and stability control.
The Swift Sport 2013 comes with a comprehensive range of safety features such as improved seatbelts for all passengers with pre-tensioners, six airbags, reinforced body and ABS that controls the braking and wheel revolutions when brakes are applied suddenly.
Improved safety and comfort features include an electric parking brake, a gear display for manual operation in the automatic variants, deactivation of front and side airbags on the front passenger side to enable mounting of a child safety seat; seat-belt pre-tensioners and belt force limiters for the front passenger.