Australian Automotive Glossary

Safety Procedures

Are a set of written instructions that identify health and safety issues that may arise from jobs and tasks that make up a system of work....
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Safety Signs

Are an important part of a safe and efficient automotive workplace. They assist in keeping employees and visitors in the workplace safe....
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Sealed Beam Headlamp

A one piece, hermetically sealed headlamp in which the filament is an integral part of the unit and the lens itself is the bulb....
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Seat Belts

Harnesses designed to secure vehicle occupants during a collision....
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Seating Capacity

The number of people that can be safely seated and restrained in a vehicle, including the driver....
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Side Airbags

Small airbags that deploy from the outside edge of a seat to protect the occupant's ribcage in a side impact collision....
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Specifications

Vehicles, vehicle components, tools and equipment all have a set of specifications (commonly referred to as specs), which describe its features. They usually include information such as; dimensions, terminology, definitions, diagrams, technical illustrations and photographs as well as other information about the product or component. They are written by the manufacturer and are usually required when trouble shooting problems and carrying out automotive services and repairs....
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Spill Kit

A collection of items used to contain and clean up the spill of a hazardous substances....
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