COVID-19 Vaccines And Automobile Seatbelts: A Precise Analogy.

The COVID-19 vaccines are to COVID-19 infection, as are Automobile seatbelts to Motor Vehicle Accident injury.

From a risk perspective, automobile seatbelts and vaccine are almost precisely identical. They both prevent or reduce the severity of injury in the environment they are designed to operate. They are both applied to the body and have an associated intrinsic risk of injury. Without them, a public health challenge could become catastrophic.
Seatbelt injury with neck trauma, cardiac contusion and rib fracture in a female driver.
Abdominal aortic transection from a seatbelt injury
Pediatric seat belt bowel injury.
J. Barton Williams was an orthopedic surgeon who died of a hyperinflammatory disease incited by the COVID-19 vaccine, which he received after having had a prior COVID-19 infection. He is not alone.

Hooman Noorchashm MD, PhD is a physician-scientist. He is an advocate for ethics, patient safety and women’s health. He and his 6 children live in Pennsylvania.