Pain in the neck

Vauxhall is the first mass production car manufacturer to offer active head restraints. The device is designed to cut the rising number of neck and spine injuries caused by whiplash in nose-to-tail crashes. Levers, activated by the driver’s body weight as it moves back after a shunt, move the head rest upwards and forwards to […]

Vauxhall is the first mass production car manufacturer to offer active head restraints. The device is designed to cut the rising number of neck and spine injuries caused by whiplash in nose-to-tail crashes. Levers, activated by the driver’s body weight as it moves back after a shunt, move the head rest upwards and forwards to shorten the distance the head moves.