Side impact air bag
Dual pressure side impact air bag
Air bag module with tether
Airbag configuration for a side airbag device
Side-impact air bag system Patent #: 5890732
ApplicationNo. 10604903 filed on 08/26/2003
US Classes:280/730.2Mounted in vehicle and positioned laterally of occupant
ExaminersPrimary: Fleming, Faye M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassB60R 21/22
AbstractA side airbag (14) for a supplemental restraint system (12) of a vehicle (10) includes an inflatable bag comprised of a shoulder-receiving portion (24) and a thorax-receiving portion (26) that extends from the shoulder-receiving portion (24). This airbag (14) is moveable between a deflated configuration and an inflated configuration. In the inflated configuration, the thorax-receiving portion (26) is sized thinner than the shoulder-receiving portion (24) in a lateral direction.