automotive restraint


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automotive restraint

A seat belt, lap belt, shoulder harness, or child car seat designed to protect passengers in a motor vehicle from injury during an accident.
See also: restraint
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While standards for dog automotive restraints need to be set, it's nonetheless important for an automotive dog restraint harness to be well padded, particularly in the chest area; comfortable; and to have a proper fit.
"We found that young children might acquire the motor skills to unbuckle from restraints before developing the cognitive ability to understand the necessity of automotive restraints," said Lilia Reyes, clinical fellow in Yale School of Medicine's Department of Pediatrics.
Some specific topics explored include older children in automotive restraints, cervical range of motion data in children, comparison of child body dimensions with rear seat geometry, and the status of injury biomechanics for the development of child dummies.
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