US Patent No. 9,139,158

RESTRAINING DEVICE FOR A RIDER OF A VEHICLE, METHOD FOR USING SUCH A RESTRAINING DEVICE, GARMENT FOR A RIDER OF A VEHICLE, AND SAFETY SYSTEM FOR THE DETACHABLE BINDING OF A RIDER TO A VEHICLE


Patent No. 9,139,158
Issue Date September 22, 2015
Title Restraining Device For A Rider Of A Vehicle, Method For Using Such A Restraining Device, Garment For A Rider Of A Vehicle, And Safety System For The Detachable Binding Of A Rider To A Vehicle
Inventorship Torsten Maka, Stuttgart (DE)
Anja Wahl, Markgroeningen (DE)
Marielle Cuvillier, Stuttgart (DE)
Assignee ROBERT BOSCH GMBH, Stuttgart (DE)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,139,158

1. A restraining device for a rider of a vehicle, comprising:
a restraining belt that is integratable or is integrated at least partly into a garment of the rider, the restraining belt
being configured so as to encompass at least one bodily region of the rider; and

a connecting element that is connectable or is connected to the restraining belt, and that is configured to bind the rider
detachably to the vehicle;

wherein the connecting element has at least one first electrical contact terminal; and
wherein the connecting element has at least one further first electrical contact terminal, the first electrical contact terminal
being configured to be connected to an energy supply line of the restraining device, and the further first electrical contact
terminal being configured to be connected to a data transmission line of the restraining device.