Seat Belt

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Molecular medicine A popular term for the configuration of FSH’s beta-subunit which wraps around and stabilises the beta-FSH dimer, critical for binding of FSH to its receptor. See FSH
Public health A nylon strap with a quick-release buckle—a waist belt, shoulder belt, or harness—in a motor vehicle, intended to minimise jostling in an MVA; nonuse of seat belts is a major factor in RTA/MVA-related morbidity and mortality
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You can be fined up to PS500 if you don't wear a seat belt when you're supposed to.
The only real seat belt advice I will give you is if you find yourself with your gun in hand and the seat belt around your firing arm, hand the pistol to the other hand, get out of the seat belt, then place the pistol back in your firing hand.
Charles Police Department is continuing its support of the Illinois Department of Transportations Sustained Traffic Enforcement Program for FY2018 and reminds motorists to fasten their seat belts over the Thanksgiving holiday period or run the risk of receiving a ticket.
Neither of them were wearing shoulder-to-lap seat belts.
People are still in denial [mode] and they are not sure whether they need to wear seat belts in the backseat or not, but when a policeman stops you for not wearing a seat belt in the backseat, then you will do it in the future and I'm sure in two years' time, people who have got tickets will wear seat belts in the backseat," he added.
Hollins proposed automatic seatbelt buckle and unlatching mechanism on June 15, 1976 and a seat belt buckle automatic unlatching mechanism including a seat belt arrangement comprised of a first seat belt strap and a second seat belt strap.
Six states require seat belts on school buses, but only California meets the NHTSA recommendation.
For all occupational groups combined, the crude prevalence of not always using a seat belt was 10.
If you need a roomier belt, contact your vehicle manufacturer to get seat belt extenders.
The CTO directed the DSPs and sector incharges to take action against non-users of seat belts without any discrimination and submit the performance report daily.
In 2013, seat belts saved an estimated 12,584 lives nationwide.
We know that using a seat belt is the single most effective intervention to prevent injury or death in a motor vehicle crash," said CDC Principal Deputy Director Ileana Arias, PhD.