Dual-Stage Airbag Systems

Explain what a dual-stage or dual-threshold airbag system is, how it operates, and what influence these systems can have on fire, EMS, and rescue operations if present at an incident scene.


SUBJECT: Airbags
TOPIC: Dual-Stage Airbags
OBJECTIVE: Understand the design and operation of dual-stage or dual-threshold airbag systems.
TASK: Explain what a dual-stage or dual-threshold airbag system is, how it operates, and what influence these systems can have on fire, EMS, and rescue operations if present at an incident scene.

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