In an automobile collision in Atlanta passengers would continue to move forward at the speed of the car before the crash without seat belts and airbags. When the force of impact in a collision is great enough, airbags inflate to provide a safety cushion. An explosive force is necessary in order to inflate the airbags fast enough to cushion the car’s occupants. It is the force behind the airbags that can cause injuries to the driver and other passengers.
Common injuries that can be sustained from the deployment of airbags:
This all sounds a bit scary, but as stated above, airbags do save lives.
If you were involved in a car accident that was not your fault, you may have many questions about your legal rights. The Atlanta car accident attorneys at Kaufman Law, P.C. are ready to help you in your time of need. Please contact us today to schedule your free consultation.