|Database variable name||whips_measurement|
|Expiration date||Still active|
Backrest reclining distance (mm).
Whole number (mm).
State the reclining distance of the seat due to the WHIPS system. In a WHIPS (WHIplash Protection System) seat, the entire backrest reclines during a rear impact in order to support the neck. This system was introduced by Volvo in 1999 to reduce whiplash injuries.