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 Strengthen Occupant Protection

Proper use of seat belts and restraints—specifically for young children, even on airplanes—is key to surviving an accident or crash. But the threat doesn’t end there.

Once passengers survive a crash due to effective occupant protection, it is important they don’t then succumb to post-crash fire or injury caused by structural or debris impacts.

To minimize deaths and injuries in all modes of transportation, occupant protection systems need to be better designed to preserve survivable space and ensure ease of evacuation.


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