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US20150232056 AIRBAG  
The present invention provides an airbag module (1) in particular for a front passenger (21, 23) of a vehicle, comprising an inflatable bag (3) having at least a first outer panel (33) and a...
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...
US20050077710 Device for occupant classification and method for ocuupant classification  
A device and method for passenger classification in a vehicle are provided. A region of vehicle entry is monitored by an imaging sensor and passenger classification is performed as a function of...
US20050046584 Asset system control arrangement and method  
System and method for wirelessly controlling systems in an asset, such as a house or trailer, in which a movable device, such as a PDA, cellular telephone or vehicle, includes a transmitter...
US20090289443 VEHICLE SAFETY APPARATUS AND METHOD  
An apparatus for a vehicle is provided comprising a first seat occupant detector, a first seat belt buckled sensor, and a seat belt warning device. The seat belt warning device may be configured...
US20120032428 VEHICLE RESTRAINT SYSTEM  
An automotive passenger restraint system of the lapbelt/diagonal shoulder belt type wherein a sensor and lookup table are used to detect the onset of a collision and provide a programmed (a)...
US20050184495 Safety system for use in a vehicle  
A safety system for use in a vehicle having a fuel cell system with a fuel supply means and an electrical energy source, wherein a plurality of sensors are associated with the fuel cell system and...
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...
US20080238056 MOTORCYCLE PASSENGER PROTECTING SYSTEM  
Multiple protecting devices, such as an air bag and an air bag jacket, are controlled and operated in accordance with the shape and size of an impact. A normal collision determining section causes...
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...
US20070182139 Advanced Weight Responsive Supplemental Restraint Computer System  
An advanced weight responsive supplemental restraint computer system that minimizes both actual and perceived dangers related to the deployment of vehicle air bag systems by distinguishing between...
US20050006884 Occupant safety protection system  
An occupant safety restraint system comprising: a first occupant protection system having at least one seat belt movable about the occupant: a second occupant protection system comprising a...
US20070096445 Vehicle Component Control Based on Occupant Morphology  
Method for vehicle component control based on occupancy of the vehicle includes determining at least one morphological characteristic of the occupant, classifying the occupant based only on the...
US20060232052 Vehicular Bus Including Crash Sensor or Occupant Protection System Control Module  
Vehicle including a crash sensor system arranged to determine a crash condition involving the vehicle which might cause injury to a vehicular occupant, at least one module each including an...
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...
US20050001413 Airbag system for a vehicle  
An airbag system is provided which comprises a driver airbag module, a passenger airbag module, a driver seat belt sensor, a passenger occupation detection unit, a driver seat belt warning device,...
US20050179239 Imaging sensor placement in an airbag deployment system  
An airbag deployment system employing an imaging sensor in order to obtain current information about an occupant is disclosed. The system uses the occupant information to condition the appropriate...
US20150137494 FLEXIBLE ELECTRO-RESISTIVE IMPACT DETECTION SENSOR FOR FRONT RAIL MOUNTED AIRBAG  
A flexible electro-resistive impact detection sensor is mounted on an outboard portion of the front bumper for signaling an offset rigid barrier impact event to a forward corner of a motor vehicle...
US20050023810 Occupant and child seat detection device  
An occupant presence and child seat detection system includes several sensors to assist a capacitance based occupant presence detection system in distinguishing an occupant from a child seat on a...
US20060227490 Electronic drive circuit for an impulse-controlled actor  
An electronic drive circuit for an impulse-controlled actor (10) comprises a first capacitor and a first thyristor (24). The first thyristor (24), after its ignition, permits a discharging of the...
US20070267852 Knee airbag and restraint system for suppressing deployment of head/torso airbag  
A restraint system that evaluates factors such the type of collision an automotive vehicle is experiencing and then, based on that evaluation, deploys a knee airbag and/or a head/torso airbag. A...
US20080036186 Active Headrest System  
A safety system for an automotive vehicle comprises a headrest associated with a vehicle seat and an actuator for adjusting a position of said headrest with respect to the vehicle seat. According...
US20080272580 Aspirated Inflators  
Airbag inflator system includes an inflatable airbag, a flexible housing, and a gas generating system for generating gas which is directed from the housing to the interior of the airbag. The...
US20060069482 Deployment immunity method for a supplemental restraint  
Deployment immunity for a supplemental restraint is provided by allowing deployment only when a detected crash is sufficiently severe and immunity conditions involving both velocity and the...
US20070154045 DIRECTING A MICROPHONE TOWARD A VEHICLE OCCUPANT  
An example method for positioning a microphone includes determining the position of an occupant in a passenger compartment of a vehicle. The example method directs the microphone towards the...
US20050017487 Vehicle speed related algorithm for an inflatable restraint system  
An air bag system (12) includes a controller (14), a remote satellite sensor (16), a deployable air bag (18), and a vehicle speed sensor (24). Controller logic for deployment discrimination of an...
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...
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...
US20150232051 AIRBAG SENSOR MODULE AND CAR BODY INTEGRATED WITH AIRBAG SENSOR MODULE  
The present invention relates to an airbag sensor module which detects the amount of deformation of a car body so as to detect a collision during a car collision and which is attached to the car...
US20050209754 Passive safety system  
A passive safety system includes an occupant detection electronic control unit (ECU) and an airbag electronic control unit (ECU). The occupant detection ECU determines a seat occupancy condition...
US20120139219 AIRBAG CONTROL UNIT WITH IMU INTEGRATION  
Provided is an airbag control unit with inertial measurement unit (IMU) integration, which includes an airbag collision sensor configured to detect airbag collision information; a digital sensor...
US20060028005 Proximity suppression system tester  
The present invention relates generally to a tester and related methods for testing vehicular safety restraint systems, and more particularly, to testers and related methods for testing airbag...
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...
US20080012276 Passenger detecting device adapted for motor vehicle  
A passenger detecting device includes a plurality of weight sensors, a passenger judging and data updating means and an update forbidding means. The weight sensors are arranged at different...
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...
US20080185825 Device For Triggering a Second Airbag Stage  
A device for triggering a second airbag stage as a function of at least one occupant variable and a crash severity, the crash severity being determined as a function of an impact velocity of...
US20080082237 Rear Impact Detection Method and System  
Method and system for deploying an occupant restraint device in a vehicle includes arranging a sensor to detect a rear impact and deploying the occupant restraint device when the sensor detects...
US20110148082 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR ACTIVATING OCCUPANT PROTECTION MEANS  
In a method for activating occupant protection means as a function of at least one input quantity derived from at least one acceleration sensor, characteristic curves are calculated for the input...
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...
US20070135984 Arrangement and Method for Obtaining Information Using Phase Difference of Modulated Illumination  
Land-based vehicle including an arrangement for monitoring objects in or about a vehicle includes a source from which modulated illumination is emitted into an area in or about the vehicle, a...
US20060175807 Method for crash testing a motor vehicle  
A method for crash testing a motor vehicle is disclosed. The method provides a crash test routine where an inflatable restraint is deployed using a single deployment pattern throughout at least...
US20060028007 Driver's seat with weight sensor  
A driver's seat comprises a weight-sensing mechanism for a motor vehicle. In order to optimize a vehicle seat of the generic type in such a way that very reliable weight measurement is obtained...
US20110233907 HOUSING FOR AN ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT  
A housing for an electrical circuit, in particular for a sensor, pins projecting from the housing for the electrical contacting of the circuit, additional pins being provided which are not...
US20050151053 Infrared proximity sensor for air bag safety  
The present invention provides an object proximity sensor system and method to determine the distance between a vehicle occupant and the system. Once determined, the distance is used in...
US20080042409 Airbag Deployment Control Using Seatbelt-Mounted Sensor  
Method and system for controlling inflation of an airbag in a vehicle which protects an occupant from injury in a crash involving the vehicle includes sensing a crash involving the vehicle for...
US20050143885 Rollover stability system including allowance for the steering angle  
In a rollover stability method for a vehicle in a situation which is critical with respect to the driving dynamics, a critical rollover situation is detected by analyzing a control variable and...
US20070001436 Dual sensor satellite module for a vehicle supplemental restraint system  
A satellite module mounted near the periphery of a vehicle inboard of a body panel such as a bumper or side door panel includes both primary and secondary (safing) sensors. Response time is...
US20070233346 IMPACT EVENT COUNTERMEASURE CONTROL METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMOTIVE VEHICLE  
An impact event countermeasure control method and system for an automotive vehicle includes management of impact countermeasures using not only variable timing responsive to impact severity, but...
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...
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...

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