Results for - Airbag Injuries

2,172 voters participated in this survey
Have you ever been in a motor vehicle accident that was serious enough to make the airbags deploy?

1. Have you ever been in a motor vehicle accident that was serious enough to make the airbags deploy?

Yes
12%
253 votes
No
78%
1,691 votes
Undecided
2%
34 votes
Not Applicable
9%
194 votes
Did you receive injuries that were caused by the airbags?

2. Did you receive injuries that were caused by the airbags?

Yes
4%
93 votes
No
20%
425 votes
Undecided
2%
38 votes
Not Applicable
74%
1,616 votes

3. What type of airbag injuries did you sustain?

Concussion
2%
49 votes
Lacerations
3%
57 votes
Contusions
2%
49 votes
Spinal cord injury
1%
30 votes
Eye damage
1%
16 votes
Broken nose
1%
16 votes
Hearing loss
1%
13 votes
N/A
91%
1,984 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
29 votes

4. How do you feel about airbags in general?

I'm really not happy about having an exploding safety device inches from my body
7%
151 votes
Airbags save lives and the benefits outweigh the risks
36%
785 votes
While airbags help in many cases, the technology needs more work before I can feel comfortable with it
17%
361 votes
Unsure
15%
329 votes
N/A
25%
538 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
8 votes

5. Short drivers are at greater risk of airbag injury because they sit closer to the steering wheel. If you could, would you disable the driver side airbags?

Yes and I'm a short person
9%
202 votes
Yes and I'm an average or taller person
6%
137 votes
No and I'm a short person
15%
318 votes
No and I'm an average or taller person
24%
514 votes
Unsure
19%
407 votes
N/A
27%
591 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
3 votes
01/20/2015 Technology 2172 29 By: tg85

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