Patent Number: 7,611,183

Title: Passenger seat having driver-accessible storage modules

Abstract: A passenger's seat (20) has a seat cushion (28) and a seat back (30) that can fold down onto the seat cushion. A storage module (34) is recessed into the rear of the seat back and can be conveniently accessed by a driver in a driver's seat (22) along side the passenger' seat when the passenger's seat's seat back is folded onto its seat cushion. The driver can also pull a storage bin (32) out from underneath the passenger's seat to access the interior of the bin.

Inventors: Burkey; William (Kamuela, HI), Conley; Caroline M. (Hermosa Beach, CA), Haney; Alyssa (Pittsburgh, PA), Mehaffey; Monica R. (Pittsburgh, PA)

Assignee: International Truck Intellectual Property Company, LLC

International Classification: B60R 7/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017