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Road Safety 101: How Do Airbags Work

Airbags have two responsibilities in any vehicle. First, they slow down the sudden jerk forward movement of the passenger/driver. Second, they provide a cushioning in between the passenger’s upper body and the hard surface (dashboard, steering, windscreen, etc). Airbags are usually fitted inside the steering wheel and dashboard. In some new makes, they are also fitted in seats and doors. …