TITLE

WHEN SMART IDEAS ARE DUMB

PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Motor;Nov2005, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the state-of-the-art car safety equipment is proving a headache for the people who try to cut people out of wrecks. Indeed this has become such a problem in the US that fire fighters, paramedics and rescue crews are asking car makers for help in dealing with the latest developments in safety equipment. Rescue teams frequently remove doors, cut through A. B and C-pillars and even remove windscreens to get to people inside, the result being the wreck usually ends up looking a lot worse.
ACCESSION #
18810496

 

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