The automobile accident survival rate will undoubtedly increase in the future thanks in part to all of these lifesaving airbag innovations. The airbag is a safety feature found in nearly every new and most used automobiles. Recently, designers have taken the airbag into unknown territory, creating wearable airbags for everyone from motorcyclists to jockeys.
Wearable airbags make previously dangerous sports such as motorcycle and horse racing safer by reducing injuries to riders thrown into the air. Airbags have even been designed for mountaineers to help them survive the crush of an avalanche.
Not to be outdone, car companies have been rapidly updating their airbag designs to make them safer and more effective at preventing injury. Case-in-point, the iSave external airbag, designed to protect the outside of the car to prevent injuries from within. If you are interested in seeing just how safe riding a horse or driving a car in the future will be, then be sure to check out all of these lifesaving airbag innovations.
From Airbag Armor for Autos to Motorcycling Safety Armor
Airbag Armor for Autos
Survival Consultants International Protects Against IEDs & Bombs
'Isave' Inflated Panels Will Protect Drivers Before Impact
Protecting Inflatable Vests
The Hit Air Airbag Cushions Fallen Horseback Riders
First Mainstream Motorcycle With Airbag
Safety-Oriented Compact Cars
Life-Saving Biker Jacket
ABS' New Backpacks are Remote Operated (UPDATE)
Giant Air Bags
Motorcycling Safety Armor
Dainese D-Air Suit
Lifejacket for Avalanches
Human Air Bags
Prop Safety Devices For Seniors
Air-Padded Car Seats
Airbag Technology Provides Extra Protection for Tots
The Izh-1 Motorcycle from Igor Chak Features Airbags & iPod Compatibility