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A term describing a mechanism of vehicular injury in which a child slides under the lap strap of a 3-point safety belt during an RTA/MVA
Effect Face, neck injuries
Solution Restrain younger children in a child safety seat

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Public health A popular term for a mechanism of trama consisting of the sliding of a child under the lap strap of a 3-point safety belt during an MVA Effect Face, neck injuries Solution Restrain younger children in a child safety seat See Air bag, Seat belt.