Occupant-protection systems

  • Konrad Reif
Part of the Bosch Professional Automotive Information book series (BPAI)


In the event of an accident, occupant-protection systems are intended to keep the accelerations and forces that act on the passengers low and lessen the consequences of the accident. These passive vehicle safety systems include:

-Seat belts with seat-belt pretensioners

-Airbags and

-Rollover protection systems (on cabriolets)


Seat Belt Acceleration Sensor Sacrificial Layer Vehicle Impact Propellant Charge 
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© Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Konrad Reif
    • 1
  1. 1.Duale Hochschule Baden-WürttembergFriedrichshafenGermany

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