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You can’t predict a crash… keep your feet off the dash

Illustration of a car passenger with their feet up on the dash
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Catastrophic facial injuries by your own legs can occur on airbag deployment

  • other injuries include: fractured pelvis, spine and long bones
  • impact at speeds as low as 30 km/hr will deploy the airbags
  • airbags deploy in 1/20th of a second at 320 km/hr
  • keep children under 13 years of age restrained in the rear seats.

In the event of an emergency call 911

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