Bad posture at the wheel

Half of all British drivers’ risk serious injuries by not sitting correctly at the wheel

The research carried out by the British Osteopathic Association (BOA) reveals that 51% of drivers have never adjusted the position of their headrest or sit too far away for it to be effective enough in the event of a collision, increasing their chances of sustaining a whiplash injury. 13% of motorists do not sit with the seatbelt in the correct position and 1 in 7 drivers sit too close to the steering wheel, risking injury from a potential air bag deployment.

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