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US20080164262 AUTOMOTIVE FUEL STORAGE SYSTEM WITH IN-TANK FUEL ENCAPSULATION SYSTEM  
An automotive fuel tank storage system includes a fuel storage tank installed in a vehicle and a barrier fluid tank containing a supply of barrier fluid. A distribution system connected with the...
US20120166046 SENSOR PAD FOR CONTROLLING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT AND ASSOCIATED SUPPORT  
A weight sensing pad for controlling activation of an automobile airbag, the weight sensing pad comprising a bladder member having an interior volume defined by first and second sheets...
US20080319616 Seat Sensor System  
A seat sensor system comprises at least one seat sensor associated to a seat for sensing a status related to a seat occupancy and for generating an output signal indicative of said status and a...
US20150127224 ADVANCED WEIGHT RESPONSIVE SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT AND OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM  
Advanced supplemental restraint system associated with occupant detection and weight responsive classification system operable for controlling resistance of the supplemental restraint system such...
US20130103236 USE OF SMARTPHONES, POCKET SIZE COMPUTERS, TABLETS OR OTHER MOBILE PERSONAL COMPUTERS AS THE MAIN COMPUTER OF COMPUTERIZED VEHICLES  
This invention features a solution to use a pocket size pc, smartphone, or tablet or any other type of mobile personal computer as the main computer of a vehicle, in the highly computerized future...
US20070229662 Object detecting system and method  
An object detecting system for detecting information about objects on vehicle seats utilizes a camera having a single view point, which is effective for conducting a rationalized setting for the...
US20130073149 Methods and Devices for Controlling a Precrash Safety System in a Motor Vehicle  
In a method for controlling at least one reversible occupant protection measure of a precrash safety system, in particular a reversible belt tensioner, a plurality of input signals are received,...
US20060052923 Classification system and method using relative orientations of a vehicle occupant  
The present invention relates in general to systems and methods for classifying target information acquired with a sensor. In particular, the systems and methods relate to integrating relative...
US20090302580 AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT SYSTEM  
An airbag deployment system is disclosed. The airbag deployment system comprises: a sensor module disposed at a passenger seat, for sensing the weight of an occupant in the form of an analog...
US20130304328 TTG for Body Cooling and Driver Alertness  
A system for keeping a driver alert by employing a thermal grill that includes warm and cool regions. The disclosed system includes an alert module that configures the thermal grill to a heat sink...
US20090088928 OCCUPANT BASED NAVIGATION AID LOCK-OUT FUNCTION  
A vehicle navigation aid (nav-aid) system and method are provided to un-lock nav-aid functions in a moving vehicle. Sensors within the vehicle provide vehicle speed S and whether a person other...
US20090234542 CHILD SEAT DETECTION SYSTEM  
A safety system for a vehicle comprises a first acquisition unit for acquiring first information relating to a child scat placed on a scat of a vehicle, a second acquisition unit for acquiring...
US20130131930 STROLLERS FOR PREVENTING HARM TO AN INFANT WHEN AN ACCIDENTAL EVENT OCCURS TO THE STROLLER  
Strollers are provided for preventing harm to an infant when an accidental event occurs to the strollers. In one embodiment, a stroller is provided to include a wheelbase containing a set of...
US20070244628 AUTOMATED ENROLLMENT AND ACTIVATION OF TELEMATICS EQUIPPED VEHICLES  
A method for automated enrollment and activation of a mobile telematics system comprising receiving a customer data record of a customer at a communication services database, determining a command...
US20090132128 Occupant monitoring and restraint status system  
An occupant monitoring and restraint status system is provided. The system includes an occupant boarding and de-boarding system. The occupant boarding and de-boarding system detects boarding and...
US20120282885 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT DETECTION  
A system and method for airbag deployment sensing with a mobile device is provided. The system senses an effluent indicative of airbag deployment with a chemical sensor and determines if an airbag...
US20140343798 Thermal Grill for Body Cooling and Driver Alertness  
A system for keeping a driver alert by employing a thermal grill that includes warm and cool regions. The system includes an alert module that configures the thermal grill to a heat sink...
US20090012678 SYSTEM FOR CLASSIFYING VEHICLE OCCUPANTS  
The present invention relates to a system for classifying vehicle occupants, which enables an airbag to be deployed only for an occupant corresponding to a specific type or a specific condition....
US20130245894 DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEM  
A driver assistance system for a motor vehicle encompasses at least one foot sensor for monitoring the foot of a driver, a control unit for deciding on a safety measure based on a detection result...
US20070135983 Initialization process for an occupant classification initialization  
A system for initializing a module is provided wherein the system includes components associated with the module that are assembled separately. The system includes a sensor, a datum, a data...
US20080309061 Vehicle seat belt utilization safety system  
The system algorithm defines the apparatuses and methods for the operation of any vehicle that travels the streets, roads and highways that will provide a safe incentive for the operator to insure...
US20130179041 CRASH STRUCTURE FOR THE ABSORPTION OF CRASH ENERGY AND METHOD FOR ADJUSTING THE RIGIDITY OF A CRASH STRUCTURE  
A crash structure for absorbing crash energy is provided for installation in a vehicle front, in which an actuating system is provided which sets a rigidity of the crash structure as a function of...
US20090312915 ELECTRONIC SYSTEM TO INDUCE THE OCCUPANTS OF A VEHICLE TO FASTEN SEAT BELTS  
An electronic system to induce the occupants of a vehicle to fasten seat belts is described. The electronic system is configured to determine an alert condition indicating that a seat belt of at...
US20090157264 SECURITY SYSTEM AND A METHOD TO DERIVE A SECURITY SIGNAL  
This invention relates to a security system for vehicles that have a side-looking pre-crash sensor for anticipating impact by a closing object, such as another motor vehicle, from a direction that...
US20120065843 AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT  
A method of deploying a side impact airbag is provided. The method includes selectively determining a delay time based on an impact type, where the delay time associated with an impact on a first...
US20100087990 Image Based Occupant Classification Systems For Determining Occupant Classification And Seat Belt Status And Vehicles Having Same  
An image based occupant classification system includes an image sensor and an image processor. The image sensor is configured to capture vehicular occupant information. The image processor is in...
US20070198154 Vehicle seat belt controller  
A tensioner and a method of controlling tension for a three-point seat belt installed in a vehicle include an adjuster that varies tension of the three-point seat belt, a detector that signals a...
US20070198157 Safety Device For A Fork Lift Truck  
A safety device (1) for a fork lift truck (2) comprising a chassis (3), a front axle (4) and a rear axle (5) fitted with respective wheels (6, 7) and supporting the chassis (3), a lifting...
US20140188347 Smart supplemental restraint and occupant classification system  
A vehicle occupant detection means and weight responsive classification system operable for controlling a resistance of a supplemental restraint device, such that in an accident, an occupant of...
US20060106517 Method and system for detecting occupant seat weight sensor measurement error  
A vehicle system includes a vehicle occupant seat includes at least two weight sensors coupled to the seat and generating weight signals. The system further includes an electronic control unit...
US20130166152 Geographic Reference Detection and Performance Modification  
Location information may be received and a location of a machine may be determined based on the location information. Once the location of the machine is determined, a performance characteristic...
US20120323447 BUMPER ARRANGEMENT FOR AN AUTOMOBILE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING A BUMPER ARRANGEMENT IN A CRASH  
A bumper arrangement for an automobile includes a crossbeam with crash boxes and a pedestrian protection element arranged on the crossbeam. The material of the pedestrian protection element has a...
US20080290644 RE-SETTABLE VEHICLE SEAT BELT BUCKLE PRE-TENSIONER PRESENTER SYSTEM AND METHOD OF OPERATION  
A re-settable vehicle seat belt buckle pre-tensioner presenter system and method for operating the same.
US20090112408 INTELLIGENT ARRANGEMENT BUCKLE SWITCH FOR SEAT BELTS  
A buckle switch arrangement for a multi-point seat belt system. A restraints control module is provided to receive signals from sensors operatively associated with the vehicle seat which determine...
US20090164070 Electrostatic seat occupant detection system  
An electrostatic seat occupant detecting system of a vehicle has a vehicle body and a seat. The electrostatic seat occupant detecting system includes an antenna unit that includes a main electrode...
US20060030988 Vehicle occupant classification method and apparatus for use in a vision-based sensing system  
A method and apparatus for selectively deploying or suppressing automated safety equipment in a vehicle is disclosed. Employing methods obtained from the field of Evidential Reasoning, an occupant...
US20060161322 Seat belt monitoring system  
A seat belt monitoring system for registering and recording the physical conditions of occupants through an active restraint system commonly referred to as a seat belt, in commercial or private...
US20150258956 PASSIVE STRUCTURAL DESIGN THAT IMPROVES IMPACT SIGNAL DURING SIDE IMPACT  
A vehicle includes a floor structure and one or more tubular rocker structures. Each rocker structure includes an outer cladding and/or an inner structure extending across an interior space of the...
US20050010347 Process for generating signal from a security warning system  
A method and system output a signal of a seatbelt warning device, so that an acoustic signal is output when the ignition is turned on and the belt lock of at least the driver's seat is not...
US20110313622 OCCUPANT POSTURE SENSING APPARATUS AND OCCUPANT POSTURE SENSING METHOD  
To be configured inexpensively to enable cost reduction and sense sitting posture of an occupant highly accurately, occupant posture sensing apparatus 100 includes capacitance sensor unit 10 and...
US20080046146 System and Method for Automatic Air Conditioning/Heating Venting Control Detection for Vehicles  
A method, system, and computer-usable medium for automatic air conditioning/heating venting control detection for vehicles. According to a preferred embodiment of the present invention, a vent...
US20090174174 Overhead Vehicle Occupant Restraint System  
The present disclosure relates to an overhead vehicle occupant restraint system. Exemplary overhead vehicle occupant restraint systems include a panel configured to deploy and retract with respect...
US20050143886 Method for activating a restraint system in a vehicle  
A method for activating a restraint system in a vehicle, in which the restraint system is activated as a function of a speed, an activation characteristic, and at least one quantity derived from...
US20090210115 Method for the Controlled Paying-Out of a Seatbelt of a Seatbelt System and Corresponding Restraint System  
In a method and a restraint system for the controlled paying-out of a seatbelt (16) of a seatbelt system (1) for a vehicle (100) in the event of a crash, a vehicle occupant who is secured by the...
US20080103666 Algorithm reliability to improve judgment for roll over of a vehicle  
A first exemplary embodiment of the present invention includes detecting pressures applied to a left front wheel, a left back wheel, a right front wheel, and a right back wheel; and judging that...
US20070198139 Auto-address multi-sensor network  
A sensor network and method of initializing the sensor network is shown. The network includes a receiver and sensor assemblies each having a first and second pin. The receiver and the sensor...
US20150066308 OCCUPANT PROTECTION DEVICE  
A controller of an occupant protection device identifies the positions of the lower legs of an occupant seated in a seat based on detection signals of sensor modules, and controls the expansion...
US20130253776 LOAD MONITORING SYSTEM  
A load monitoring system for a mobile work platform including a load cell having at least one strain gauge and a sensing circuit connected to receive a strain signal from the strain gauge. The...
US20080119990 Vehicle air bag control system  
A vehicle air bag control system includes an impact detector for detecting impact on a vehicle and for outputting an impact detection signal, an air bag deployment determination means for...
US20070294013 Device for a Child Seat  
Disclosed is a device for a child seat in a vehicle including a switch-over between comfort and safety mode of the child seat, depending on information suitable to predict an accident.