TITLE

13. TRW system lessens the impact of a crash

AUTHOR(S)
LaReau, Jamie
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Automotive News;4/6/2009, Vol. 83 Issue 6354, p18N
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on Active Control Retractor system in which the seatbelt could tighten before impact, thus pulling the driver into the optimal position for airbag deployment, developed by TRW Automotive Inc. Today such systems can increase brake pressure and even apply the brakes before a crash, to reduce the force of the impact.
ACCESSION #
39769965

 

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