No More Rubs so No MoreTugs
Safety Belt Comfort is a shoulder belt adjuster that holds the shoulder belt center on the shoulder bone so the creep that causes rubbing on the neck and chest from the movement of the car is stopped.
The product is very unique. No moving parts yet the more pressure on it the firmer it holds. It was safety tested.
What keeping the shoulder belt from moving means to you is your safety is enhanced should a crash occur. You are now wearing your belts as manufacturers suggest, tight on your lap, firm on your chest and on your shoulder bone. You are kept tight against your seat. Holding you firm against your seat means your head does not go into the airbag as it would if your shoulder belt had slack in it or was not across your chest.
As the car moves so does the shoulder belt. Eventually, this causes discomfort for some and is intolerable for chest and shoulder surgery patients. Some adjust it in an unsafe way and others ask for a medical exemption.
Personal injury attorneys' separate injury by the shoulder belt from injury by the lap belt. Shoulder belt injuries are to the shoulder, ribs, neck, chest and sternum. Lap belt injuries are to the abdomen and spinal cord.
YES! it is very safe to install.
The product was tested for compliance with manufacturer safety standards as well as being crash tested under Federal standards.
Install in the lap area.
Product is injection mold interior with soft quilt exterior. It sits comfortably on your belts while holding your shoulder belt more vertical on your chest and on your collar bone. As the belts themselves are the clamping action the more pressure on them the firmer it holds. This is important as a crash thrusts you forward. The Check out SAFETY link for more information.
What this means for physical therapy, chiropractors and surgeons is they have an alternative to being told the patient will not wear their seat belt because it rubs and hurts. This product holds the shoulder belt firmly in place so rubbing on an already sore area does not happen. It allows them to continue to wear their seat belt so their safety is maintained in case of a crash.
Install Once, never have to install again, unless you want to. Easy to move from car to car and driver side to passenger side. The products' strap is Velcro like. All hooks on one side and all loops on the other side. Placing the straps together and pushing down along the entire length means every place these hooks and loops meet they connect. It is a very secure connection.
On your next trip, grab the belts as usual, latch them as usual, pull the lap belt tight against your lap, move the product about 5 inches from the latch, this moves only the shoulder belt to a more comfortable position, center on your shoulder bone, and holds it there. Release and drive as usual.