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...be contaminated with StaphylococcusMAESTRO CHILD RESTRAINT SYSTEMS Details: Evenflo Co. is recalling 13,700 Maestro child restraint systems with model numbers beginning with 310 produced from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2011-06-11/consumer-rec
Government provides new child seat ratings

...wrong size or misused, reducing their ability to protect children in a crash. - The agency estimates that child restraint systems reduce fatal injuries by 71 percent for infants and 54 percent for toddlers in cars and by nearly 60 percent for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/31/bus_185547.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...against Ford Motor Co., TRW Vehicle Safety Systems Inc. and D&D Motors Inc. question the vehicle's occupant restraint system, electronic cruise control, vehicle body and chassis. Plaintiff attorneys have said the vehicle accelerated and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/30/met_90779.shtml
Metro
Workers' compensation bill weak, Sanford says

...instead of $25, but could have the fine waived by proving the acquisition, purchase or rental of an approved child restraint system. - The Senate passed bills restricting the purchase of pseudoephedrine, a common cold medicine ingredient also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/08/met_76569.shtml
Metro
Several minivans fare poorly in crash tests

...Gates said. A Toyota spokeswoman, Allison Takahashi, said Toyota conducts extensive internal testing of the head restraint system. She said Toyota's seats incorporate a system that is designed to help reduce neck injuries in rear-end collisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/19/bus_2887.shtml
Business
NASCAR fired up about safety

...safety devices inside the car, like head and neck restraint systems, braces for arms, legs and heads and a series of...again and it makes for a bad scene," Labonte said. Restraint systems designed to keep a driver immobilized inside the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/17/nas_381418.shtml
Nascar
Safety remains priority

...Nelson said. In the past two years, Nelson's group has successfully pushed for the use of head-and-neck-restraint systems, new driver seats and data recorders that help describe what happens inside a car during a crash. The central focus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/29/nas_373964.shtml
Nascar
Are 'soft walls' the answer?

...the seats and all the guys wearing head and neck restraint systems. It's all good news. We're getting closer...walls, much like the evolution of the head and neck restraint systems of a year ago, is an idea that's certain to become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/12/nas_344374.shtml
Nascar
Automakers experimenting with 'smart' vehicles

...objects in their path, but the measurements are less precise and are not integrated with the vehicle's braking or restraint systems. The systems simply warn the driver that an object is approaching, either with beeps or a dashboard light. Russ...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/17/tec_339336.shtml
XXX Technology
'Intimidating' presence will be felt at Daytona

...been made to the rule book in time for the Daytona 500: Drivers are required to use an approved head-and-neck-restraint system. Drivers and crewmen who perform pit stops must wear helmets and fire-resistant clothing. The window opening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/17/oth_334047.shtml
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