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Crumple Zones and Car Safety – The Dog Lovers

Like many others, my canines experience at the back of my SUV, safe of their crates. I’ve all the time been beneath the impression that my pups have been secure of their plastic kennels, though after being rear ended, I puzzled if the cargo space of my automotive wasn’t one of the best place for the canines. I’ve since moved one crate to the again seat, however except I purchase an even bigger automotive, I haven’t got the choice of shifting all my canines out of the cargo space.

 

Lately, I found that the cargo space could also be much more harmful that I beforehand thought. A security characteristic known as the crumple zone, launched to vehicles within the 50s, is designed to soak up the impression in a crash and shield passengers. The crumple zones are sometimes likened to crushing a soda can, sacrificing every part in its path.

The preferred crumple zone places are within the entrance and the rear of the automotive. For anybody who places their canines within the again, that is completely terrifying.

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Subsequent time I purchase a automotive, I’ll definitely ask the seller the place the crumple zones are in potential fashions. Within the meantime, I appeared on-line to seek out out the place the crumple zones are in my Honda CR-V, and they’re certainly at the back and front of the automotive.

I do know that the arduous, plastic kennels are very sturdy, however in a critical accident they’re unlikely to face as much as the crumple zone. It is doable I may put my canines in seat belts within the again seat, however that trade is not regulated and most seat belts don’t endure any crash testing. So it is nonetheless a dilemma for me.

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How do you shield your canines within the automotive?

 

 

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