Three level seat belts obligatory for all entrance dealing with passengers in automotive

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oi-Vicky Nanjappa

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New
Delhi,
Feb
11:

The
authorities
has
made
it
obligatory
for
automakers
to
present
three-point
seat
belts
for
all
front-facing
passengers
in
a
automotive,
PTI
reported.

The
norm
will
additionally
be
relevant
for
the
center
seat
in
the
rear
row
of
a
automotive,
Union
minister
Nitin
Gadkari
mentioned
at
a
press
convention
on
Thursday.

Three point seat belts mandatory for all front facing passengers in car

“I
have
signed
a
file
yesterday
to
make
it
obligatory
for
automakers
to
present
three-point
seat
belts
for
all
the
entrance
dealing with
passengers
in
a
automotive,”
the
street
transport
and
highways
minister
mentioned.

He
did
not
point out
about
the
date
from
which
the
new
requirement
will
come
into
drive.

Presently,
solely
the
entrance
seats
and
two
rear
seats
in
most
automobiles
produced
in
the
nation
have
three-point
seat
belts.
Nevertheless,
the
centre
or
center
rear
seat
in
these
automobiles
come
outfitted
with
solely
a
two-point
or
lap
seat
belt,
related
to
the
ones
supplied
in
plane
seats.

Final
month,
the
ministry
mentioned
it
will
make
it
obligatory
for
carmakers
to
present
a
minimal
of
six
airbags
in
motor
automobiles
that
can
carry
up
to
8
passengers
for
enhanced
security
of
occupants
from
October
this
12 months.

As
many
as
1.5
lakh
folks
die
each
12 months
in
5
lakh
street
accidents
in
the
nation
and
want
of
the
hour
is
to
create
mass
consciousness
for
street
security
measures
by
info
dissemination,
Gadkari
mentioned
on
Thursday.

In accordance
to
him,
a
system
is
being
proposed
for
star
score
of
automobiles
primarily based
on
the
requirements
and
protocol
to
enhance
security.

Digital
Stability
Management,
Superior
Emergency
Braking
Methods,
ease
of
mobility
for
Divyangjan,
Driver
Drowsiness
Consideration
Warning
System
(DDAWS),
Blind
Spot
Data
System,
Superior
Driver
Helping
system
and
Lane
Departure
Warning
System,
are
amongst
the
security
initiatives
being
carried out,
he
mentioned.

Additional,
Gadkari
emphasised
the
significance
of
decreasing
sound
air pollution
and
use
of
electrical
automobiles.

The
minister
additionally
mentioned
that
he
will
launch
Toyota’s
car,
that
will
run
on
inexperienced
hydrogen,
on
March
15.

(PTI)

Story first printed: Friday, February 11, 2022, 9:50 [IST]

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