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Seat Belts

Asiana Flight 214 Cabin Interior

Seat Belts Likely Prevented Further Spinal Damage From SFO Crash

Many survivors of Saturday’s plane crash have a surprising pattern of spine injuries that shows how violently they were shaken despite wearing seat belts. But things could have been worse and being strapped into stronger seats still helped lessen the injuries.

07/10/2013

San Francisco crash, big-rig, UCSF shuttle bus

San Francisco Rep Ammiano Pushes For Seat Belt Law

A fatal shuttle bus collision in San Francisco has prompted a state lawmaker to try to prevent such accidents in the future.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/17/2011

San Francisco crash, big-rig, UCSF shuttle bus

UCSF Shuttle Bus Crash Puts Seat Belt Law Into Question

The bus, which collided with a big rig on Thursday morning, killing one of the passengers on board, is not required to have seat belts because it carries more than 10 passengers.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/16/2011

Seat Belt

California Highway Patrol Shifts Seat Belt Campaign Into High Gear

For the next two weeks, 140 Bay Area law enforcement agencies will be joining the California Highway Patrol in its statewide effort to target those not buckling up.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/24/2011

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