Patent Number: 6,293,361

Title: Process and system for braking a vehicle

Abstract: A process for braking a vehicle senses changes of the bodily reactions pointing to an emergency or stress situation by way of sensors which sense bodily reactions and are preferably arranged on the driver's wrists or on the steering wheel rim. As a function of these sensors and their signals, an automatic braking operation is initiated.

Inventors: Mueller; Franz (Rosenheim, DE)

Assignee: DaimlerChrysler AG

International Classification: B60T 7/04 (20060101); B60T 7/12 (20060101); B60K 028/06 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018