safety belt


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safety belt

n.
1. See seat belt.
2. A strap or belt worn as a safety precaution by a person working at great heights.

safety belt

n
1. (Automotive Engineering) another name for seatbelt
2. a belt or strap worn by a person working at a great height and attached to a fixed object to prevent him from falling

safe′ty belt`


n.
2. a strap securing a person working at a height.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.safety belt - belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurtsafety belt - belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurt
belt - a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
constraint, restraint - a device that retards something's motion; "the car did not have proper restraints fitted"
seat belt, seatbelt - a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accident
Translations
bezpečnostní pás
sikkerhedsbælte
turvavyö
sigurnosni pojas
öryggisbelti
安全ベルト
안전 벨트
varnostni pas
säkerhetsbälte
เข็มขัดนิรภัย
dây an toàn

safety belt

n (Aut, Aer) → cintura di sicurezza

safety belt

حِزَامُ الَأمَان bezpečnostní pás sikkerhedsbælte Sicherheitsgurt ζώνη ασφαλείας cinturón de seguridad turvavyö ceinture de sécurité sigurnosni pojas cintura di sicurezza 安全ベルト 안전 벨트 veiligheidsgordel sikkerhetsbelte pas bezpieczeństwa cinto de segurança ремень безопасности säkerhetsbälte เข็มขัดนิรภัย emniyet kemeri dây an toàn 安全带
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With motor vehicle crashes having a catastrophic effect on adolescents, proven programs to increase safety belt use must be encouraged in schools.
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KUWAIT, Jan 25 (KUNA) -- An intensified crackdown on traffic offenders will be accompanied by a media awareness campaign warning of the dangers of not wearing a safety belt and using mobile phones while driving.
According to NHTSA, Oregon has the second highest safety belt use in the United States--only after Washington State--with almost 97 percent of the motoring public using safety belts routinely in 2012.
HRH Prince Michael of Kent has recognised Volvo's three-point safety belt with a Road Safety Award.
To this day, the three-point safety belt remains the car's single most important safety feature.
This means that the three-point safety belt is, and will remain, the car''s most vital safety aid and many more lives could be saved if belt usage increased across the world.
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