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VEHICLE SAFETY EQUIPMENT

THE VEHICLE'S SEATBELTS

Rear seat belts are required to be fitted in what cars?
Cars that were first registered after the 1st of January 1992.
When must car occupants wear seat-belts (where they are fitted)?
Always.
If you are carrying passengers 17 years old or greater, whose responsibility is it to wear the seatbelt?
It's the passenger's responsibility.
What is the function of a seat-belt?
It prevents the person wearing it from being flung forward in the event of an accident.

Before you move your car, what should you do?
You should put on your seat-belt.


DISMOUNTING FROM MOTORCYCLES

Before a passenger dismounts from your motorcycle, what should you ensure?
You should make sure that the motorcycle is stopped in a safe area always.
What safety measures should you take, before getting off a motorcycle?
Firstly you should switch off the ignition, then park the vehicle on its stand and finally remove the key.

CHILD SAFETY BELTS

Should infants that aren't secured by a child safety seat be carried in the front passenger seat?
No.
How do you secure a child safety seat in a vehicle?
You should use the existing seat-belts, or additional straps.
Usually, infants should be secured in a vehicle by what method?
By using a proper child-safety seat, or by wearing a seat-belt.
When you are carrying young children in your vehicle, what safety measures should you take?
Ensure that every child is wearing a seat-belt or a proper restraint system.
Responsibility for ensuring that a child wears a seat-belt in a vehicle, rests with whom?
The driver.
If you are carrying passengers under the age of 17, who is responsible for ensuring that they are wearing their seat-belts?
The driver.

SIDE IMPACT BARS

What is the function of side-impact bars?
They help to protect the vehicle's occupants, if the vehicle is hit from the side.

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