Patent Number: 6,794,590

Title: Sensor mat for a vehicle seat

Abstract: A foil sensor mat includes a plurality of active regions which are interconnected by flexible connection lines. The sensor mat further includes two substantially elastic foil layers arranged at a certain distance from one another by a spacer. The spacer has a plurality recesses and each of the active regions are arranged in one of the recesses of the spacer. The foil sensor also includes an additional flexible protective covering of a waterproof material.

Inventors: Federspiel; Laurent (Munsbach, LU)

Assignee: I.E.E. International Electronics & Engineering S.a.r.l.

International Classification: B60R 21/01 (20060101); H01H 3/02 (20060101); H01H 3/14 (20060101); H01H 003/00 ()

Expiration Date: 09/22012