Car Safety Devices Can Be Dangerous to Rescuers

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A14726-2003Nov25.html Automakers are packing cars and trucks with new devices to increase safety for motorists, such as air bags that can fire off twice or are located in doors or roofs, but the same equipment poses dangers to rescuers, who often aren’t aware the hazards even exist, the Washington Post reports. “Pre-tensioning” seat belts, which
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