September Airbag Recall Repair Month

Courtesy: Check To Protect

AIRBAG RECALL -  Twenty-one years ago – on September 1st 1998 --- Federal legislation made airbags mandatory as a standard feature in all cars and light trucks in the United States.  According to research -- air bags reduce the risk of dying in a head-on collision by 30 percent, and airbags have been credited  for saving more than 10,000 lives since the late 1980s.  But the National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration found that some airbags could deploy accidentally, causing severe injury and in some cases killed  people  from  defective metal parts.    So the