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US20060186656 AIRBAG CUSHION  
A device that includes an airbag and a tether that can be used to form the size and shape of the airbag. The device can include a winder connected to the tether for controlling the length of the...
US20070228707 SEAT BELT FORCE SENSOR SYSTEM  
A system for measuring seat belt forces is used to control deployment of vehicle airbags. The system includes a rigid plate member having one end attached to a portion of the seat belt and an...
US20060192370 Passenger restraint system  
A passenger restraint system is provided in which, in one form, an airbag apparatus is activated according to a state of usage of a seat or a seatbelt apparatus, prediction of crash, and a state...
US20050184496 Sensor pad for controlling airbag deployment and associated support  
A sensor pad for controlling the deployment of an automobile airbag. Weight sensing pad 10 is used in the seat 54 of an automobile, (not illustrated), to detect the presence of an occupant on the...
US20080048421 Airbag Which Deploys Along Multiple Sides of Occupant  
An airbag module arranged in or mounted to a vehicle ceiling alongside the left or right side of the passenger compartment and including an airbag having a first portion for deploying to one side...
US20100264632 Vehicle Occupant Safety System with Variable Support and Method of Operating the Same  
A vehicle occupant safety system having an airbag prevents an excessive force from acting upon the thorax of an occupant who has fastened the seat belt, in the event of an impact. The vehicle...
US20060091654 Sensor system with radar sensor and vision sensor  
A motor vehicle crash sensor system for activating an external safety system such as an airbag in response to the detection of an impending collision target. The system includes a radar sensor...
US20080272633 Apparatus for measuring child seat anchor tension  
A child seat anchor apparatus includes at least one sensor for measuring tension exerted on a system including a pair of anchor brackets disposed between the bottom and back cushions of a vehicle...
US20080157510 System for Obtaining Information about Vehicular Components  
Method and arrangement for controlling deployment of a side airbag from an airbag module to protect an occupant in a seat of a vehicle in a crash in which it is determined whether a small child is...
US20070029768 System for detecting seat occupancy  
A system for the detection of a seat occupancy in a vehicle, including first and second capacitive electrodes being arranged in a compartment of the vehicle, and a driver and evaluation circuit,...
US20060091653 System for sensing impending collision and adjusting deployment of safety device  
A system for sensing an impending collision and controlling a safety device such as an airbag in response to the detection of an impending collision target. Deployment characteristics of the...
US20060138759 Detection system, occupant protection device, vehicle, and detection method  
An occupant detection apparatus is provided for a vehicle. In one form, the detection apparatus includes a photographing means for detecting a three-dimensional surface profile of a vehicle...
US20070096447 Smart seatbelt control system  
An apparatus for preventing occupant injury during accident has various features to ensure safety. A sensor 70, detecting seat belt engagement is provided. In addition, there is a means for...
US20160082915 Vehicle Safety Seat  
A vehicle safety seat for protecting a vehicle occupant from airborne debris and serious injury in the event of an accident. The vehicle safety seat includes a seat having a seat bottom, a...
US20070132220 Occupant Classification and Airbag Deployment Suppression Based on Weight  
Method for obtaining information about an occupant of a vehicle for the purpose of controlling a component of the vehicle including arranging a sensor in connection with a seat upon which the...
US20120018989 METHOD FOR DEPLOYING A VEHICULAR OCCUPANT PROTECTION SYSTEM  
Method for protecting an occupant seated on a seat of a vehicle which includes an airbag arranged to deploy to protect the occupant in the event of a crash involving the vehicle, a first sensor...
US20070290535 Vehicle Safety Seat  
A vehicle safety seat may comprise, among other things, a vehicle seat having a seat base configured to be mounted to a support surface of a motor vehicle, and a roll sensor mounted to the seat...
US20060267321 On-board vehicle seat capacitive force sensing device and method  
An on-board vehicle seat capacitance force sensing apparatus/method is disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes capacitive sensors mounted between a base structure of a seat in a...
US20060202454 Airbag assembly and modulated airbag inflation process  
The airbag assembly is provided with a housing between an inflator and an airbag in order to radially diffuse hot gasses pouring into the airbag to reduce the temperature of the hot gas. An ECU...
US20050077469 Head position sensor  
A driver's head position sensor is used to control deployment of safety airbags in a vehicle. An array of thermal imaging detectors provides a thermal image of a driver and detects both his head...
US20110062690 OCCUPANT RESTRAINING APPARATUS FOR A MOTORCYCLE  
An occupant restraining apparatus for a motorcycle which can release an occupant smoothly from a motorcycle body upon falling down. An occupant's seat includes a releasing mechanism which allows...
US20080086250 Squib driver circuit diagnostic system and method  
A squib driver module comprises a squib circuit for deploying a squib, e.g., in an airbag assembly, the squib circuit including a high side driver and a low side driver in combination for driving...
US20050114000 Method and apparatus for deploying countermeasures in response to sensing an imminent vehicular collision  
An apparatus for protecting occupants of vehicles includes an object detector monitoring a position of an object relative to a vehicle. A processor is in communication with the object detector and...
US20050004730 Vehicle-rollover detecting apparatus and vehicle-rollover detecting method  
A vehicle-rollover detecting apparatus includes sensors for detecting the lateral acceleration, vertical acceleration and roll angular velocity of the vehicle; a section for calculating the roll...
US20070102220 Vehicle collision detecting device  
A vehicle collision detecting device includes a capacitor type sensor mounted on a portion of the vehicle, a resonant circuit connected to the sensor by a lead wire and a microcomputer for judging...
US20070109106 Driving information recording apparatus  
There is provided a driving information recording apparatus having high versatility in which even in the event there is a request for an additional trigger, the requested trigger can be added in a...
US20050055145 Occupant monitoring apparatus  
A seat occupant monitoring apparatus which includes a sensor reactive to a force distribution applied to the seat by the occupant, means for making a plurality of measurements of the force...
US20060092023 Device for detecting the occupancy of a seat  
A seat occupancy detection device contains at least one transmitting apparatus and at least one receiving apparatus located at a position in a seat which position is distanced from the at least...
US20060155440 Roll angle plausibility  
A vehicle safety system (20) includes a controller (24) that predicts a roll angle in response to output signals communicated to the controller (24) from each of a roll rate sensor (26), a lateral...
US20130038045 WIRELESS AIRBAG APPARATUS  
A wireless airbag apparatus may include an airbag control unit (ACU) receiving a sensing signal from a collision sensor and having a first wireless communication unit, and an airbag module having...
US20050156411 Method and apparatus for helping to protect an occupant of a vehicle  
A method and apparatus (12, 112) for helping to protect an occupant (30, 130) of a seat (14, 114) of a vehicle (10, 110) includes a sensor (36, 200) responsive to at least one of a side impact...
US20080001446 Occupant protection apparatus and method  
An occupant protection apparatus includes an airbag provided at a seat portion of a vehicle seat. The airbag is inflatable in such manner as to push up at least a part of a cushion body of the...
US20050140127 System and method for steering wheel adjustment  
A system and method for adjustment of a steering wheel position and/or airbag pressurization is disclosed. According to one embodiment, a steering wheel positioning method includes sensing...
US20080277910 Vehicle seat including sensor  
An occupation detection apparatus is provided including a conductor, a sensor, and a shielding electrode. The shielding electrode is located between the sensor and the conductor, and the shielding...
US20110260436 PASSENGER AIRBAG APPARATUS  
Provided is a passenger airbag apparatus that not only allows an airbag cushion to inflate in different sizes, depending on the types and positions of passengers in a passenger seat, but can...
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...
US20070035114 Device and Method for Deploying a Vehicular Occupant Protection System  
Device and method for protecting an occupant seated on a seat of a vehicle which includes an airbag arranged to deploy to protect the occupant in the event of a crash involving the vehicle, a...
US20050187685 Occupant restraint system  
An occupant restraint system of a vehicle has an airbag, a pre-crash sensor which calculates a probability of a collision of a vehicle with an object and outputs a pre-crash signal indicating a...
US20050173904 Control system for vehicle occupant protection apparatus  
In a vehicle occupant protection apparatus comprising, a seat of a vehicle occupant is mounted on a floor of the vehicle at a front connecting portion and a rear connecting portion. A weight...
US20050107933 Airbag apparatus  
An airbag apparatus includes a controller, a prediction unit, and a sampling-period control unit. The controller conducts sampling of acceleration values output from a plurality of acceleration...
US20100182425 VEHICLE INTERIOR STATE RECOGNITION DEVICE  
A vehicle interior state recognition device comprises an illuminating means for illuminating infrared rays into a vehicle compartment, an image pick-up means for picking up an image inside the...
US20080040003 Safety System for Vehicle Occupants  
A safety system for vehicle occupants, having sensors for acquiring crash-relevant data such as acceleration and/or pressure values, having a control device, and having restraints, such as an air...
US20070131468 Motor vehicle provided with a pre-safe system  
A motor vehicle is provided with a pre-safe system in which active and/or passive safety devices which are driven as a function of information recorded at least by a vehicle surrounding-area...
US20070114771 Passenger protecting system for vehicle  
A passenger protecting system for a vehicle has a space defining member which partially constructs a chassis of the vehicle and defines therein an inner space deformable due to a collision of the...
US20070000711 Passenger protection system for protecting passenger in vehicle from collision  
A passenger protection system includes: a first to third sensors for detecting an impact of the vehicle in a lateral direction of the vehicle; a determination element for determining a side...
US20110169251 VEHICLE BODY COMPONENT WITH INTEGRATED CRASH SENSOR  
A crash sensor for use in a safety system of an automotive vehicle is molded directly into a body component, with no intervening housing being provided. The body component may be a vehicle cross...
US20080001386 DISTANCE DETECTING APPARATUS, AIR BAG SYSTEM CONTROLLING APPARATUS, AND METHOD OF DETECTING DISTANCE  
A light emitting unit emits a light in a light emitting direction, which is the direction to an object, the light having a distributed pattern in a predetermined direction. A photographing device...
US20160236636 AIRBAG ASSEMBLY AND METHOD OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME  
A number of variations may include a product comprising: an airbag assembly having a material constructed and arranged to exhibit dry adhesion to grip a contact surface in a first direction and...
US20100123302 INDUCTIVE VEHICLE SEAT POSITION SENSOR ASSEMBLY  
An inductive vehicle seat position sensor assembly determines a linear vehicle seat position and has a circuit board member. First and second transmitter coils are proximate to a periphery of the...
US20060191731 Starting device of passenger protection apparatus  
A starting device of a passenger protection apparatus has a hollow body defining a cavity in which a fluid exists, a current speed measuring means and a determination means. The current speed...

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