Kōrero: Road accidents

The effect of wearing a seat belt (3 o 4)

The effect of wearing a seat belt

A crash tester was used to demonstrate the protective effect of seat belts to these Lower Hutt students in 1995. Volunteers could strap themselves into the machine and experience simulated crashes at various speeds.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1995/1755/7
Photograph by Melanie Burford

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Road accidents - Promoting road safety', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20908/the-effect-of-wearing-a-seat-belt (accessed 8 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010, updated 15 Dec 2014