PARIS – Volvo Car has developed a computerized crash-test dummy to simulate a pregnant woman in order to learn more about the impacts of the seatbelt and airbag on a mother and unborn baby in accidents. One result of the research could be a special seatbelt for pregnant women. "We've had a lot of feedback from pregnant women saying that the 3-point belt is uncomfortable," says Andrea Baker, a Volvo spokeswoman. "In the Volvo Safety Concept Car, we proposed some alternative ...
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