Details are given of the injuries sustained by an 18 year old driver trapped inverted in his seat belt after his car had rolled down an embankment and come to rest on its roof. There had been no apparent failure of the seat belt. The injury, directly attributed to the seat belt, consisted of direct trauma to an ileostomy. /TRRL/

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    British Medical Association

    BMA House, Tavistock Square
    London WC1H 9JR,   United Kingdom 
  • Authors:
    • Wilkinson, A J
    • Humphreys, W G
  • Publication Date: 1978-5-13

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 1249-50
  • Serial:
    • BMJ
    • Volume: 1
    • Issue Number: 6122
    • Publisher: British Medical Association
    • ISSN: 0959-8138
    • Serial URL:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00184398
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 13 1979 12:00AM