What everyone should know about airbags

There are facts about airbags that everyone should know. There has been a debate going on for years about airbags. People wonder if they are safe, or if they are risky. A lot of the information you get will depend on who you ask. The force of an airbag has the capacity to hurt someone seriously.

Key Takeaways:

  • The goal of the airbag is to stop the forward motion of the occupant as quickly as possible to reduce serious injuries.
  • The force of the airbag can and do hurt anyone who is sitting too close to them.
  • When it comes to small children, it’s always been recommended that children 12 and under should be sitting in the rear seat.

“Proper seating position can make the world of a difference for airbag deployment and safety.”