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Hearing loss from airbags

Twodobes twodobes at aol.com
Sun Mar 21 13:30:24 EST 1999

>Subject: Hearing loss from airbags
>From: Ears4 at aol.com
>Date: 3/13/99 10:19 AM Eastern Standard Time
>Message-id: <f2360aeb.36e7d2f9 at aol.com>
>Does anyone know if the airbag deployment during a car crash creates a sound
>level loud enough to cause acoustic trauma? Are there any doccumented cases
>hearing loss from airbags?

There are some great threads about this subject on alt.support.tinnitus and
there are a lot of folks who claim it's over 150 decibels.

John Kenney
Boston  MA   USA

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