Detection of body movement to allow subjective awareness: i.e. linear and angular acceleration, as monitored by movement of the head. Acceleration is detected, and not velocity.

Detection of head tilt in space (spatial orientation).

Maintenance of balance and equilibrium, leading to upright postural stability. This is mediated through vestibulo-spinal reflexes.

Eye position, with gaze fixation during changes of head and body position allowing maintenance of the fovea on the object of visual gaze. Co-ordination of eye movements with head motion is achieved by the vestibulo-ocular reflex.

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