inertia-reel seat belt

inertia-reel seat belt

n
a type of car seat belt in which the belt is free to unwind from a metal drum except when the drum locks as a result of rapid deceleration
Translations

inertia-reel seat belt

[ɪˌnɜːʃəˌriːlˈsiːtˌbɛlt] ncintura di sicurezza con pretensionatore
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Safety standards are top of the range, including three-point inertia-reel seat belts all round the vehicle, front and side airbags, as well as head airbags at the side, adaptive brake lights and daytime driving lights.
Three-point inertia-reel seat belts are fitted for all occupants, with belt latch tensioners and belt force limiters at the front, and LATCH child seat fastenings at the rear - all as standard.
Head and thorax airbags are integrated at the front and sides, and in the seat backrests, while three-point inertia-reel seat belts come equipped with new belt tightening technology, and reinforced A-pillars and roll bars behind the headrests ensure uncompromising standards of safety.
The latest Cooper is 60mm longer than its predecessor to meet pedestrian impact regulations and comes with six airbags, three-point inertia-reel seat belts on all four seats and ISOFIX child seat fastening systems in the rear.
Standard specification includes: driver's airbag; three-point inertia-reel seat belts on all seats; head restraints on all seats; WHIPS; tinted windows; illuminated ignition lock; air-conditioning; power steering; HU-401 RDS radio cassette with eight speakers (and auto sound control)--radio antenna/amplifier in rear bumper; remote central locking; deadlocking system; anti-theft alarm; colour co-ordinated bumpers and door mirrors; 15" steel wheels; dynamic chassis.
All five seating positions in the new C-Class are fitted with three-point inertia-reel seat belts, and all the outboard seat belts have an electronically controlled belt tensioner.
A broad range of safety features and technical innovations, such as dual air bags and the unique Saab rear "Safeseat" (which includes three-point, inertia-reel seat belts in all three rear seating positions), also adds to the Saab 900's already long list of standard equipment.