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seatbelt

(ˈsiːtˌbɛlt)
n
1. (Automotive Engineering) Also called: safety belt a belt or strap worn in a vehicle to restrain forward motion in the event of a collision
2. (Aeronautics) a similar belt or strap worn in an aircraft at takeoff and landing and in rough weather
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.seatbelt - a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accidentseatbelt - a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accident
car seat - a seat in a car
plane seat - a seat on a commercial airliner
life belt, safety belt, safety harness - belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurt
Translations
bezpečnostní pás
sikkerhedssele
turvavyö
sigurnosni pojas
シートベルト
좌석 벨트
säkerhetsbälte
เข็มขัดนิรภัย
dây an toàn

seatbelt

حِزامُ الأَمَان bezpečnostní pás sikkerhedssele Sicherheitsgurt ζώνη ασφαλείας cinturón de seguridad turvavyö ceinture de sécurité sigurnosni pojas cintura di sicurezza シートベルト 좌석 벨트 veiligheidsgordel setebelte pas bezpieczeństwa cinto de segurança ремень безопасности säkerhetsbälte เข็มขัดนิรภัย emniyet kemeri dây an toàn 安全带
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Nobody can deny the fact that wearing a seatbelt is very important while you are driving.
Studies have shown that the use of a seatbelt reduces death risk by 40 to 50 per cent in case of an accident for passengers in the front seats and between 25 to 75 percent for passengers in the rear seats.
In last nine months, the Abu Dhabi traffic police have issued fines to 39,956 motorists who failed to wear their seatbelt while driving.
MAKE sure you're wearing your seatbelt - police will be checking.
Egypt's Seatbelt Laws The seatbelt law in Egypt currently applies to drivers and front-seat passengers only; and according to 2003 statistics by Egypt's Ministry of Interior, 70 percent of drivers do wear seatbelts.
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Drivers often encounter signs and ad campaigns that remind them of the numerous risks they face if they don't use their seatbelt -- "Buckle Up It's The Law" and "Click It Or Ticket" are some of the more familiar ones.
Police are planning an island-wide seatbelt campaign in the week starting Monday, August 15, as part of efforts to prevent and reduce road traffic collisions, particularly serious and fatal ones.
DRIVERS and their passengers across Wales are being warned to buckle up as a major seatbelt enforcement campaign begins on Monday.
The safety board posted the seatbelt warning Thursday on Twitter and followed it up with another tweet that linked to a report about 16 passengers and crew being injured on an Air Canada flight in 2011, when a Boeing 767 flying over the North Atlantic pitched up and down for 46 seconds as it dodged another aircraft.
ROAD policing crews in the North East are supporting a Europe-wide seatbelt campaign next week.