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SUPPLEMENTAL SEAT (E.G., CHILD SEAT, ETC.)

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
297256100 Adjustable to plural operative positions 45
297256160 Detachably mounted to a support base 39
297253000 Secured by bottom-back crevice 21
297256150 Having a front guard or barrier 16
297254000 Back-connected 10
297252000 Fore or aft board straddling clamps 6
297256170 For shopping cart 5
20090195036Car Seat Pillow and Trolley Cushion - A pillow for a children's car seat includes a first, a second, and an intermediate padded portion, and means for retaining the pillow on the car seat or a vehicle car seat on which the car seat is installed. The retaining means retains the pillow regardless of occupancy of the children's car seat. The retaining means may alternatively and adaptively take the form of: a flap depending from the top of the children's car seat so as to be trapped between the children's car seat and the vehicle car seat; and means to attach the pillow to a harness for the children's car seat on a seat belt of the vehicle car seat. Additionally, a cushion for a trolley or a cart which includes a seat, a backrest and apertures for the legs of an occupant. The cushion includes a seat, a backrest, a pair of leg, and means for retaining the cushion in the trolley.08-06-2009
20080258528Shopping Cart Cover - A flexible fabric cover for a child seat on a shopping cart, and a combination thereof with a detachable child activity panel The detachable child activity panel includes at least a cover attachment subsystem for attaching the detachable child activity panel to a front handle-covering panel of the cover for use by a child seated in the shopping cart child seat. The detachable child activity panel is configured for use in the lap of a child seated other than in the shopping cart child seat for use when and in the event a child is so seated. A rear seat back-covering panel of the cover takes the form of an inverted pocket which fits over the seat back portion of the shopping cart to aid in securing the cover. The pocket is configured to be turned inside-out to serve as a storage pouch for the cover.10-23-2008
20130069403Child Seat for a Shopping Cart - A child seat for a shopping cart comprises a gate, a back rest, two arms and a seat. The arms connect to the gate at one end and the back rest at the other. The arms connect to the gate at an angle, which provides resistance so that the back rest does not fall while buckling the child into the seat. The arms terminate in a chamber, which encompasses the back rest and allows the back rest to fold. One end of the seat terminates in a channel, which encompasses the base wire of the back rest, allowing the back rest to rotate. The second end of the seat terminates in a second channel, which encompasses attachment members on the gate, thereby allowing the seat to rotate. The attachment members include wires, which interact with a step in the second channel to lock the seat to the gate.03-21-2013
20080211280Liner for shopping carts - A cover for the seat portion or area of a shopping cart or the like includes a main body portion having a bottom wall which seats on the base of the seat portion and a sidewall which envelops the sides and extends over the top of the seat portion of the shopping cart. The cover includes a pair of cut-out sections coincident with openings in the shopping cart for inserting a child's feet or other occupant's feet therethrough. The cover is, preferably, formed from a two-ply laminate, having an interior surface which is liquid absorbent and an exterior layer which creates a liquid impervious layer to prevent any seepage of liquid therepast.09-04-2008
20090026820CHILD SAFETY RESTRAINT BELT - Apparatus for securing a child safely in a cart seat. A seat belt has a connected attachment belt which is used to attach the apparatus to the rear bars of a cart seat. A position strap, which is attached to the attachment belt, extends around the top of the cart seat to restrict the vertical displacement of the seat belt and belted child with respect to the seat cart. A second embodiment provides a planar display located at the rear of the cart seat as part of the apparatus.01-29-2009
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20130026804Child Safety Seat Assemblies Having Anchor Systems - A child safety seat assembly comprises a base, two connector arms assembled with the base, at least one latch assembled with the base and operable to lock the connector arms in position with the base, and at least a release actuator disposed between the connector arms and operatively connected with the latch. The connector arms are provided with locking fasteners operable to engage with an anchorage bracket in a vehicle to lock the base in place, the connector arms being movable relative to the base to adjust a length of extension of the connector arms outside the base. The release actuator is operable to drive an unlocking displacement of the latch to allow adjustment of the connector arms relative to the base.01-31-2013
20080258526Compactible Juvenile Vehicle Seat - A juvenile vehicle seat includes a seat base adapted to set on a vehicle seat and a foldable backrest associated with the seat base. The juvenile vehicle seat also includes a backrest lock coupled to the foldable backrest.10-23-2008
20080258525Juvenile Vehicle Seat With Forward-Folding Headrest and Rearward-Folding Foundation - A juvenile vehicle seat includes a seat base, a foldable headrest, and a foundation including a leg rest.10-23-2008
20080258524JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT WITH BACKWARD-FOLDING BACKREST - A juvenile vehicle seat includes a seat base adapted to set on a vehicle seat and a foldable backrest associated with the seat base. The juvenile vehicle seat also includes a releasable backrest lock.10-23-2008
20100078978System and Method for a Child Safety Seat Having Sensing and Notification Abilities - A child safety seat system having sensing and notification abilities includes a child safety seat, a proximity sensor, a presence sensor, and a transmitter. The proximity sensor is configured to detect when a wireless receiver is located outside a predefined distance of the child safety seat. The presence sensor is configured to detect presence of a person in the child safety seat. The transmitter is configured to transmit a wireless signal to the wireless receiver when the presence sensor detects the presence of a person in the child safety seat and the wireless receiver is located outside the predefined distance. Furthermore, the wireless signal configured to cause the wireless receiver to generate an alert.04-01-2010
20130088057Child Restraint System with Automated Installation - Provided is a child restraint system (CRS) with automated installation that provides automated feedback and control of seat installation angle, belt latching and tightening, and confirmation of correct install. The CRS utilizes sensors to monitor CRS base angle relative to level, confirm correct latching of the CRS to its base and then to the vehicle seat, and confirm tightening of the belts to the required tension to be crashworthy. The stepwise operation and confirmation of the installation procedure may be operated via button(s) or other tactical input, and relayed to the user via electronic visual display and/or audible means. All operations will be overseen and processed by an integrated control system, affording minimal user decision or interface. An intelligent latching device which can be adapted for use with an existing CRS is also provided.04-11-2013
20120181829Child Safety Seat - A child safety seat includes a seat shell, a headrest and a latch. The seat shell has a seat portion and a backrest portion, the backrest portion having a rear surface, and a front surface for supporting a child's back. The headrest is adjustable along the backrest portion. The latch is accessible from the rear surface of the backrest portion, wherein the latch is biased to lock the headrest in position relative to the backrest portion.07-19-2012
20120181828Child Safety Seat and Tether Thereof - A child safety seat comprises a backrest, a seat portion connected with a lower end portion of the backrest, and a tether including a strap held with the child safety seat, and a resilient member assembled with the strap. The resilient member and the strap have different elasticity, and a tensioning of the strap causes deformation of the resilient member. When the vehicle is subject to a frontal collision or suddenly brakes, the resilient member can deform to cushion the retaining force applied by the tether, which can reduce the risk of injuries.07-19-2012
20130049420Child Seat and Method of Fabricating the Same - A child seat includes an upper surface adapted to receive a child in a sitting position, and a surrounding sidewall having a top connected with the upper surface, the upper surface including a plurality of perforations, the surrounding sidewall being formed integrally with the upper surface, and the surrounding sidewall and the upper surface at least partially delimiting an inner cavity below the upper surface.02-28-2013
20090267393COMPACT BOOSTER SEAT - Taught herein is a lightweight, compact, and easily carried booster seat for a child or a small adult to use with stadium seating. The child booster seat comprises a sheet of flexible material, such as fabric, that is attached to the stadium seating by a sleeve and hooks or straps.10-29-2009
20130062919CHILD SAFETY SEAT - A child safety seat includes a seat back and a head rest disposed on the seat back. When a child sits on the child safety seat, his back is against the seat back, and his head is against the head rest. The child safety seat also includes two sliding slot structures, formed on the seat back, and two sliding rods. The two sliding rod are connected to two opposite sides of the head rest corresponding to the two sliding slot structures and slidably disposed in the corresponding sliding slot structures. When the sliding rod is at a first restraining position of the sliding slot structure and the child safety seat shakes because of an impact, the head rest moves relative to the seat back, so that the sliding rod slides to a second restraining position sliding slot structure, which reduces possible harm to the head of the child.03-14-2013
20120223558CHILD CAR SEAT - A child car seat includes a seat member and a head rest device. The head rest device includes a main body and a top protection structure. The main body is connected to a top of the seat member. The top protection structure is located above the main body for protecting a top of a head of a child seated on the seat member.09-06-2012
20110012406HEAD RETAINING FOAM LINER FOR CAR SEAT - The invention described herein relates to a foam geometry which reduces the tendency of the child's head to slide forward and roll out by contouring the side foam to have its leading edge closer to the center line of the child's seat than some more rearward portion of the side foam thus forming an inward protruding forward lip on the foam. The depth of the protruding lip is the primary determinant of the increase in head retention, but the particular geometry of the lip, foam density or rigidity, and overall depth also contribute. The invention relates to the contour of a horizontal section of a headrest foam liner being closer to the seat centerline at some distance from the seat back than some distance closer to the seat back.01-20-2011
20090091166SEATING SYSTEM USING CLOSED CELL MATERIALS - A seat includes a base portion and a seat portion arranged to communicate with the base. The seat portion is formed at least in part from a varying density closed cell foam polymer resin material.04-09-2009
20130161986VEHICLE SEAT DEVICE - A vehicle seat device, in particular a child seat device, includes at least one head support unit and/or at least one seat cover unit, and also includes at least one shoulder cushion unit.06-27-2013
20120235455SEAT BACK HEADREST - A headrest includes at least one cushion movably mounted in a recess in the seat back for movement between a deployed use position extending forward of the seat back to a non-use position contained within the recess. The cushion may be mounted on telescoping slider members which pivot when in a deployed position to angle the cushion downward about the user's head. Alternately, a pivotal cushion is removably or fixedly mounted on a child car seat for movement between an upward and rearward extending non-use position, and a forward facing use position encircling a seat user's head.09-20-2012
20100007186TENSION INDICATOR - A tension indicator for alerting a user when a predetermined tension has been applied to a flexible elongate element is provided. The tension indicator includes a housing having at least one opening for receiving the elongate element, a tension responsive element positioned in the housing in cooperative engagement with the elongate element and including an actuator mounted in the housing and engaging the elongate element, the tension responsive element being movable in response to an increase in tension on the elongate element from a normally inoperative position into an operative alert position, and an alert element cooperating with the tension responsive element for providing an alert when the tension responsive element is in the operative alert position.01-14-2010
20110285187CHILD-RESTRAINT HARNESS FOR JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT - A child restraint includes a juvenile seat and a child-restraint harness coupled to the juvenile seat. The juvenile seat includes a seat bottom and a seat back extending upwardly from the seat bottom. The juvenile seat also includes a headrest mounted for up-and-down movement on the seat back relative to the seat bottom.11-24-2011
20110291451SAFETY BELT BUCKLE AND ASSEMBLY FOR A VEHICLE CHILD SEAT - A safety belt buckle (B′) for a seat is disclosed. The seat (S′) has a crotch pad (P′) in the seating area, which coincides with an attachment region between the safety belt buckle and the seat (S′) so that the crotch pad (P′) is positioned between the safety belt buckle (B′) and a person positioned in the seat (S′) and held in place in the seat (S′) by means of the belt buckle (B′), with both the crotch pad (P′) and the buckle (B′) between the legs (L) of said person. The safety belt buckle (B′) has a body (12-01-2011
20110291450Stackable Child Safety Seat - A child safety seat can be formed in a single body, and comprises a seating portion having an upper surface and opposite bottom surface, and two armrests projecting upward at left and right sides of the seating portion, the upper surface having left and right front corners provided with lobe portions, and the bottom surface having recessed portions respectively corresponding to the locations of the lobe portions. Each of the recessed portions has a shape that can fit with the shape of each of the lobe portions. When two instances of the seats are stacked on each other, the lobe portions of the lower seat are respectively fitted at least partially into the recessed portions of the upper seat, and the tapered inner surfaces of the armrests on the lower seat are in contact with the tapered outer surfaces of the armrests of the upper seat.12-01-2011
20100038945METHOD FOR LOADING A CHILD OR CHILD SEAT INTO A VEHICLE - A method of loading a child or child seat into a vehicle is disclosed. A user can rotate the rear-most vehicle seat toward the rear of the vehicle and load the child and/or child seat from the rear opening.02-18-2010
20100033000Vehicle Attachable Child Booster Type Car Seat With Lap Belt - A vehicle attachable child booster type car seat is provided with a lap belt for in situ restraining the car seat at a vehicle seat by using a vehicle safety seat belt having a first vehicle seat belt buckle and a first vehicle seat belt prong. In one embodiment of the present invention, a booster seat is configured to have a second vehicle seat belt buckle and a second vehicle seat belt prong to mate with the first vehicle seat belt prong and the first vehicle seat belt buckle, respectively, when positioned on the vehicle seat of a motor vehicle. Therefore, instead of the booster seat being merely an unattached cushion boosting a child occupant's position, may rather be anchored at the vehicle seat while the vehicle safety seat belt's functionality still retained along with an additional restraining capability of the lap belt that can secure a torso portion of the child occupant seated in the booster seat. Such anchoring of a body of the booster seat to a vehicle seat belt system near a seating base of the vehicle seat may avoid dislodging of a seat pan of the booster seat from the top of the vehicle seat in response to an impact force or sudden breaking of the motor vehicle.02-11-2010
20100102604Device for minimizing neck and head injury - An encircling head restraint rigidly though movably attached to a seat within a vehicle, such that in the event of a crash or other sudden movement, the head of the occupant of the seat is protected, and excess movement of the head and neck is prevented. The encircling head restraint sits around the head, but does not touch the head so that the occupant can move the head within the encircling head restraint. The encircling head restraint prevents excess movement of the head in all directions. In a preferred embodiment the encircling head restraint is movably mounted to a child's car seat such that it can be adjusted up or down to fit properly on the head of the child. The encircling head restraint is adjustable to accommodate different sized heads. There is a hinge mechanism that allows the encircling head restraint to be easily moved out of the way to allow easy access to the seat by the occupant.04-29-2010
20090212613CHILD SAFETY SEAT - The present invention provides a child seat (08-27-2009
20110062756Child safety seat - A child safety seat includes a headrest assembly that is vertically adjustable. The headrest assembly includes a release member accessible from the front of the seat and a shoulder belt support member that is secured to the release member and movable therewith. The child safety seat also includes a base and a seat body that is movable relative to the base. A force dampening system progressively absorbs forces acting upon the child safety seat as the seat body moves relative to the base. A latch release assembly is also provided to disengage clamp members from lower attachment hooks in a vehicle, the release assembly including a release lever accessible from the front of the car seat.03-17-2011
20100078979AUXILIARY CHAIR FOR IMPROVING POSTURE FOR USE WITH A CHAIR - The present invention consists in a posture-improving auxiliary chair for use with a chair designed to improve the posture. An object of the invention is to improve the posture by routinely using the auxiliary chair which is placed on a chair. According to this invention, the front center of the concavely curved seat face portion is recessed in the form of a band extending toward the rear center, and raised portions gently raised from the lateral sides toward the recessed portion are formed on the front section of the seat face portion. In the vicinity of the foots of the raised portions there are formed fan-shaped inclined surfaces gently slanting in an oblique direction toward the front. In the center of the bottom of the seat formation part there is formed a convexly curved portion, on forward and rearward extensions of which there are formed a front stop portion and a rear stop portion, respectively. It is a seat formation support part that includes these component elements and supports the seat formation part from below. These parts are joined together in one-piece and all of the corners are chamfered, whereby a generally rounded auxiliary chair for use with a chair for improving the posture is obtained.04-01-2010
20100084901Plastic booster seat apparatus - A stackable plastic booster seat apparatus with a body having a set of four corner cylindrical portions. A right foot having cylindrical portions engages two of the corner cylindrical portions and a left foot engages the other two corner cylindrical portions. The body includes a back with a lumbar support, a seat with a safety bump and a downward and rearward slope such that a child tends to sit properly in the apparatus away from the safety bump and against the lumbar support.04-08-2010
20080211278Restraining - This invention relates to restraining means for seats which can be conveniently adjusted. Accordingly, the invention consists in one aspect of a seat assembly (09-04-2008
20100201170HARNESS SYSTEM FOR JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT - A child restraint having a juvenile vehicle seat, a harness for securing a juvenile to the juvenile vehicle seat, and a harness-positioning system for positioning the harness in an open juvenile-receiving position.08-12-2010
20080277983Child Safety Seat Assembly with Buckle Positioning Member - A child safety seat assembly for mounting on a vehicle seat includes: a seat body having two opposite lateral sides; and a buckle-positioning member that is provided on the seat body and that is operable to hold a buckle provided on the vehicle seat at one of the lateral sides of the seat body.11-13-2008
20100289307ADJUSTABLE WIDTH JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT - A juvenile vehicle seat includes a base, a seat back, and a width controller. The base includes a seat bottom and first and second armrests mounted for pivotable movement on opposite sides of the seat bottom. The width controller can be operated to cause the first and second armrests to pivot relative to one another and to the seat bottom.11-18-2010
20080303325Child Seat for Vehicles - A child seat which can be fastened to a vehicle seat of a vehicle by means of a fastening system comprises a child belt system for securing a child sitting on the child seat apparatus for coupling a vehicle seat belt system, which has a belt strap and a belt strap tensioning device, to the belt system of the child seat. The coupling apparatus is designed such that, when the belt strap tensioning device is activated, the child seat belt system is also tensioned. The coupling apparatus has a holder into which the belt strap provided on the vehicle can be hooked. holder is designed and arranged in such a manner that it serves to receive the lap belt section of the vehicle's belt strap.12-11-2008
20080217972PRODUCT DISPLAY AND CARRYING BAG - A product display and carrying bag is sized to receive a juvenile vehicle seat therein.09-11-2008
20100264705CHILD VEHICLE SEAT - According to the present disclosure, a juvenile vehicle seat includes a base providing a seat bottom, a backrest extending upwardly from the base, and a movable headrest. The headrest is mounted for up-and-down movement on the backrest. The juvenile vehicle seat also includes a headrest-height controller configured to control the height of the movable headrest relative to the backrest.10-21-2010
20090127902Child's Car Seat Harness Storage System - This invention relates to a child's car seat which may be used with or without an internal harness system, and, more specifically relates to a car seat with a means to store the internal harness system of the car seat when the car seat is being used without the harness system.05-21-2009
20120104815OCCUPANT RESTRANT SYSTEMS HAVING TENSIONING DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED METHODS OF USE AND MANUFACTURE - The present disclosure is directed to tensioning devices and associated systems for use with child seats and other personal restraint systems. In one embodiment of the disclosure, a buckle includes a manual tensioning device configured to provide fine-tuning of harness tension when securing an occupant (e.g., a child) in a safety seat. In another embodiment, tensioning components can be configured to provide a means of dynamically adding tension in a restraint harness during crash event.05-03-2012
20120068507ELEVATION SEATS, INCLUDING ELEVATION SEATS EMPLOYING SUCTION MEMBER(S) FOR SURFACE SECURING THE ELEVATION SEATS - Elevation seats, that may employ suction members for surface securing of the elevation seats are disclosed. In this regard in one embodiment, an elevation seat is provided. The elevation seat comprises a foam base having a first side and a second side opposite the first side. The elevation seat also comprises a seating surface disposed on the first side of the base. The elevation seat also comprises a bottom surface disposed on the second side of the foam base. At least one suction ring is disposed around at least one void disposed in the bottom surface of the foam base to form at least one suction chamber. The suction chamber is configured to create a suction force between the at least one suction chamber region and a contact surface when a force is placed the seating surface towards the contact surface. Other features may be included in the elevation seats.03-22-2012
20090322130CHILD SAFETY SEAT - The present invention provides a child safety seat. The child safety seat comprises a seat body and an impact absorbing mechanism. The seat body comprises a backrest part and a seat part, and the impact absorbing mechanism is connected to a bottom surface of the seat part. The impact absorbing mechanism comprises at least two protruding parts positioned on a rear part of the impact absorbing mechanism and protruding from the bottom surface of the seat part. The rear part is near the backrest part of the seat body. When the child safety seat is positioned on a car seat and contacts the car seat, the protruding parts are utilized for reducing impact force received from the car seat when the child safety seat encounters an impact.12-31-2009
20110227384RECONFIGURABLE SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR CHILDREN - A reconfigurable support system for children a universal seat and a plurality of base frames such as a toddler seat frame, a high chair frame, an infant seat frame, and a swing frame. The arms of the seat define receptacles that receive a portion of each frame. A locator assembly enables the seat to be coupled to each frame in a predetermined orientation. A lock mechanism removably secures the seat to each frame. The support system further includes support legs that selectively connect to the frames and support the frames over a supporting surface.09-22-2011
20110227383CHILD SAFETY SEAT WITH STRUCTURAL SUPPORT - A safety seat configured for installation in a vehicle may include a seat shell that includes a bottom, a back, and first and second sides. The safety seat may also include a seat support configured to extend at least partially adjacent to the first side of the seat shell. A second seat support may extend at least partially adjacent to the second side. The bottom of the safety seat may be located between the seat supports. The safety seat may include attachment straps that are each attached at a first end to a fixed location within the vehicle and attached at a second end to a bend of the seat support that is configured to define an attachment point.09-22-2011
20090184548Child vehicle seating system - A child vehicle seating system, for fitment on a vehicle seat to support and restrain a child, comprises at least one seating component. Each seating component includes a closed frame over which a flexible membrane is stretched to define a support surface.07-23-2009
20100264706VEHICLE CHILD SEAT - A vehicle child seat is provided for directly or indirectly fastening to a vehicle seat and/or a vehicle structure. The vehicle child seat includes a backrest, a seat surface, an integrated belt system for fastening a child in the vehicle child seat and a belt tensioning device (10-21-2010
20100156157Child Seat - Seat to accommodate a child in a vehicle, the seat being adapted for secure connection to the vehicle e.g. to a conventional forward facing vehicle seat for an adult; the seat having a support portion (06-24-2010
20130214573INFANT BOUNCER - A collapsible infant bouncer comprising support assembly configured with a pair of intersecting support rods pivotally articulated to one another, each support rod configured with at least a top link and a bottom link foldable about a folding joint, and a flexible seating member mounted on the support assembly.08-22-2013
20080315648Headrest for child seat - A headrest assembly is adapted to be disposed on a child seat. The child seat includes a seat frame. The headrest assembly includes a mounting member connected to the seat frame, and a headrest plate including a mounting seat attached to the mounting member and including a pair of resilient retainers connected respectively to two opposite sides of the mounting member. Each of the retainers has a plurality of positioning portions disposed respectively at different height positions. Each of the sides of the mounting member engages a selected one of the positioning portions of a corresponding one of the retainers.12-25-2008
20100253120JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT WITH SEAT-BACK CHANNEL COVER - A child restraint includes a juvenile vehicle seat and a movable headrest mounted on the seat. The seat includes a base, a back, and a child-restraint harness coupled to the base and to the movable headrest. The child-restraint harness includes shoulder belts arranged to pass through openings formed in the seat back and the movable headrest.10-07-2010
20080231098Device for Transporting a Child - The invention concerns a device for transporting a child comprising a lower enclosure supporting and protecting the legs and lower part of the child and an upper enclosure supporting and protecting the head and shoulders of the child, whereby said lower and upper enclosures each have a bottom and the device further comprises a first hinge for connecting the bottoms of lower enclosure and the upper enclosure and positioning means for positioning the enclosures relative to each other in a sitting position whereby the bottoms make an obtuse angle and in a lying position whereby the bottoms are approximately in one plane. In accordance with the invention each of the enclosures has fixed to its bottom opposite each other two side walls, and the positioning means comprise a brace supporting the side walls and at least one of the bottoms.09-25-2008
20110115267CONVERTIBLE JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT - A vehicle seat for children includes a base and an armchair. The armchair includes a seat and a seat back. The seat back has in its upper portion at least one strap passage intended to receive a chest strap of a safety belt of a motor vehicle.05-19-2011
20110109137CHILD CAR SEAT - There is provided a child car seat that can be stably mounted on a seat of a vehicle by means of a simple mounting operation. A child car seat includes: a pedestal to be mounted on a seat of a vehicle, the pedestal including a base part having a front surface and side surfaces, and a standing part standing from the base part; and a seat body supported on the pedestal. The pedestal includes a waist-belt guide part for guiding a waist belt. The waist-belt guide part includes a front guide part extending on the front surface of the base part, and side guide parts continuous to the front guide part and extending on the side surfaces of the base part. The pedestal includes a lateral guide member having a laterally projecting part laterally projecting from the side surface of the base part, and an upwardly extending part extending upwardly from the laterally projecting part. The laterally projecting part forms at least a portion of a lower edge defining a side guide part.05-12-2011
20090230741Child Restraint System - A child restraint system (CRS) offers a safe, compact, configuration flexible, and easy to use restraint for a small child in a vehicle or aircraft. The child is secured in a five-point harness attached to a framework. The framework is in turn attached to latches secured to the vehicle or aircraft. The CRS may be configured in forward-facing or rearward-facing orientations depending on the size and age of the child. Further, the CRS harness may be equipped with a swaddle vest for securing especially young or small children that are too small for the standard five-point harness. Finally, the CRS harness may be attached to a headrest anchor that is situated between a seat and a corresponding headrest when no other suitable latches are available.09-17-2009
20110241395Mounting System and Method of Installing a Child Support Accessory on a Stroller Frame - A mounting system includes at least one mounting fixture affixed on a stroller frame, and a connector affixed on a child support accessory. The connector can be inserted into the mounting fixture for locking the child support accessory in position on the stroller frame. The connector can lock with the mounting fixture in either of a rearward or forward facing configuration of the child support accessory. The construction of the stroller frame is such that it can be conveniently collapsed with the child support accessory installed thereon. Examples of the child support accessory can include a stroller seat module, a support adapter for carrycot or bassinet, and the like.10-06-2011
20100187879JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT WITH HEADREST-HEIGHT CONTROLLER - According to the present disclosure, a juvenile vehicle seat includes a base providing a seat bottom, a backrest extending upwardly from the base, and a movable headrest. The headrest is mounted for up-and-down movement on the backrest. The juvenile vehicle seat also includes a headrest-height controller configured to control the height of the movable headrest relative to the backrest.07-29-2010
20100244516CHILD BOOSTER SEAT - A child booster seat includes a seat body having a cavity wall that confines a receiving cavity and that is formed with an opening. The child booster seat further includes a strap including a first end segment and a second end segment, and a coupling member attached to the second end segment. The strap is configured to couple with the seat body in a manner that the first end segment is retained in the receiving cavity and the second end segment is disposed to be extended through the opening in the seat body to dispose the first coupling member outwardly of the receiving cavity. The coupling member is connected releasably to the seat body so that the strap is operable to bind the seat body to the chair.09-30-2010
20100264707BELT BUCKLE AND BELT ASSEMBLY - A belt buckle comprising a housing and a pair of tongues. The said housing has a mid plane through said housing, wherein each tongue has a web attachment portion and a stem configured to be inserted into and releasably locked in said housing. Further, each stem has a main portion with an elongate cross-section which, when said stem is inserted into said housing, extends in a first direction forming an angle with respect to said mid plane. The angle is in a range of 70-110 degrees.10-21-2010
20120267926FASTENING DEVICE FOR A CHILDREN'S VEHICLE SEAT AND CHILDREN'S VEHICLE SEAT - A fastening device for a child vehicle seat is provided. The fastening device includes two connecting elements which are suitable and formed to cooperate with anchoring means arranged on a vehicle for fixing a child seat on the vehicle. The connecting elements are formed or arranged at the two ends or end regions of a bent connecting tube. The connecting tube has a portion between its ends, which is rotatably mountable on a child seat.10-25-2012
20080315647Base for a Child Safety Seat - A base for a child safety seat adapted for use with an adult seat in a vehicle which has a substructure adapted for being positioned on the adult seat bottom. A pair of attachments are selected from the group of the adult seat at the seat's junction between the seat back and the seat bottom. A pair of links pivotally connect at respective first ends to the pair of attachments. At the opposing ends, the links connect to elevated link securement points of the child safety seat. A foot prop is attached to the front portion of the base for extending past the front edge of the adult seat bottom. A connecting element between the child safety seat and the substructure permits the child safety seat to move away from the back of the adult seat with a corresponding elevation of the front of the base.12-25-2008
20090001791Latch Mechanism for a Child Car Seat - A latching mechanism for a car seat that is mountable on a separable base member provides a positive locking of the car seat to the base member. The latch mechanism has a member that is positioned in the seat portion of the car seat to pivot upwardly when the latch mechanism is disengaged. The seating of a child on the seat portion requires the latch mechanism to be retracted into the seat portion, which corresponds to the locking of the latch mechanism. The latch mechanism includes four helical spools rotated by the pivotal movement of the latch lever to cause linear movement of the locking pins into engagement with the base member. A latch indicator has a pre-latch sensor that indicates proper positioning of the seat member and a latch sensor that indicates an engagement of the locking pins. An indicator light illuminates when the seat member is properly latched.01-01-2009
20120200131Child Safety Seat - A child safety seat includes a seat shell, an anchor strap portion assembled with the seat shell, and a guide bracket adjustable relative to the seat shell. The anchor strap portion has a distal end connected with a fastener that is operable to attach the seat shell with an anchor structure provided in a vehicle. The guide bracket is adjustable relative to the seat shell between a first position and a second position, wherein the anchor strap portion is routed along the guide bracket placed in the first position to have the distal end positioned at a rear of the seat shell, and the anchor strap portion is routed along the guide bracket placed in the second position to have the distal end positioned at a front of the seat shell.08-09-2012
20110133532CHILD CAR SEAT - A child car seat includes a seat body, a headrest connected to the seat body, a seat belt disposed on the seat body, and a shoulder pad unit. The shoulder pad unit includes a shoulder pad connected to the seat belt, and a connecting strap interconnecting the shoulder pad and the headrest.06-09-2011
20110133533SINGLE, MULTIPLE AND INTEGRATED CAR SEAT SYSTEMS - Apparatus for single and multiple person vehicle car seats, specialized car seats, modular car seat systems, integrated car seats, dual person car seats, variable width car seats, reversibly and non-reversibly changeable car seat types, car seat-inserts inserted into a car seat, and overlapping car seats, for use in a land, sea or air vehicle, mounted onto the vehicle's built-in seat and used for securing a car seat user, such as an infant or older child or handicapped person, within a vehicle's regular seating positions. Car seat systems include components enabling addition or removal of seating positions for a desired number of car seat users as needed, limited only by available width space of the vehicle seat onto which it is mounted. Car seat systems, integrated car seat systems and/or multiple person car seats generally provide more and/or specialized seating positions for persons in car seats than provided for regular passengers in the vehicle width space taken up by the car seat systems or the multiple person car seat.06-09-2011
20100117416Child seat - The present invention relates to a child seat, in particular a child seat having a flexible integrally formed thereon, and does not need any additional clothing or pad to be attached to the body thereof. The flexible member 05-13-2010
20100060052Harness Storage System for Child Car Seats - A car seat is formed with a harness storage cavity in the car seat shell for placement of the five-point harness to permit the conversion of the car seat into a belt positioning booster configuration without requiring the harness to be removed from the car seat shell. The headrest and back panel pads on the back rest are removed to provide access to the harness storage cavity which is covered by a hinged door. The harness buckle and the chest clip, still attached to the harness webbing, are placed into the storage cavity and the door closed to provide a flush surface on the seat back so that the child has a smooth supporting surface. The harness webbing projects out of slots to allow the webbing to lie flat beneath the headrest and back panel pads when replaced over the closed door to the storage cavity.03-11-2010
20110148160ADJUSTABLE SHOULDER BELT PATH FOR A BOOSTER CAR SEAT - A shoulder belt adjustment mechanism for a booster car seat is described in which the belt guide adjustment is adjustable to one of at least two positions along a linear or nonlinear adjustment axis and wherein each adjustment axis is along a portion of a line formed by an intersection of two planes formed by a vertical splay plane formed by an outer shell of said wings and an angled declination plane formed generally along said lower edges of said wings.06-23-2011
20100026064ENERGY-DISSIPATION SYSTEM - A child restraint includes a juvenile vehicle seat and an energy-absorption apparatus coupled to the juvenile vehicle seat. The energy-absorption apparatus is configured to absorb external energy associated with an external impact force applied to the energy-absorption apparatus.02-04-2010
20090174239CHILD SEAT FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE - Child seat for motor vehicles with a seat shell and backrest, at the upper end of which a head support (07-09-2009
20120169097FRAME ASSEMBLY & CONNECTOR APPARATUS - Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to a frame assembly configured for being collapsed or disassembled by a user, and later reassembled by the user for use in supporting one or more objects. According to various embodiments, the frame assembly includes a connector apparatus comprising one or more connector members configured for securing two or more of the frame assembly's frame members together in an assembled state. In particular, various embodiments of the connector apparatus are configured for safely maintaining the frame assembly in an assembled state, enabling convenient assembly of the frame assembly by a user, and preventing inadvertent or accidental disassembly of the frame assembly.07-05-2012
20110304181MULTI-MODE PORTABLE BOOSTER SEAT - A booster seat may be conveniently carried over one's shoulder using a shoulder strap or worn as a backpack using a pair of parallel straps. The shoulder strap is convertible from a shoulder strap into a leash with a handle. A foam core and padded backpack-style shoulder straps, making it comfortable to carry and use. A three-point seatbelt includes a lap belt and pelvic strap, making it extremely safe to use. The seatbelt prevents a child from slipping off the booster seat. The booster seat also includes non-slip pads which prevent the booster seat from sliding off a chair, bench or booth. In an embodiment with thick non-slip pads, the pads maintain a space between the back panel and a backpack wearer's back, increasing breathability and comfort.12-15-2011
20110304180APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR ATTACHING A CHILD SAFETY SEAT TO A VEHICLE SEAT - The present disclosure is directed to child safety seats, and in particular, an apparatus and method for securing child safety seats within a vehicle. Embodiments may provide a safety seat that includes a base defining a cavity therein. The safety seat may further include a first strap and a second strap where the first strap and the second strap each include a pulling end and an attachment end. The safety seat may also include a balancer assembly disposed within the cavity where each of the first and second straps pass through the balancer assembly, and where a pulling force applied to the pulling end of either of the first strap or the second strap results in a force on the attachment ends of both of the first and second strap that is substantially equal.12-15-2011
20100140997Automobile Seat for Children With Visual Indicator of Harness Tightness and Corresponding Visual Indicator - The present disclosure relates to an automobile seat for children. The seat includes a safety harness and a system of tightening the safety harness.06-10-2010
20120043793TRANSPORTABLE SAFETY SEAT - A transportable safety seat comprising a back support to brace against a back rest of a vehicle seat, a seat extending laterally from a bottom portion of the back support, a headrest extending from a top portion of the back support, a neck pillow placed in front of the headrest stretching across the top portion of the back support, a pair of straps reaching across the back support, and a set of upper Velcro pads attached to an upper end of the pair of straps and a set of lower Velcro pads attached to a lower end of the pair of straps wherein the lower set of Velcro pads secure behind the back support to permit the pair of straps to stretch across the back support without shifting, and finally the upper set of Velcro pads grip behind the back support.02-23-2012
20110156460CHILD SEAT MOUNTABLE VEHICLE SEAT - According to a first aspect of the invention, there is provided a child seat mountable vehicle seat, including: a seat skin including a front skin and a rear skin; a stitched portion; and a non-stitched portion formed in the stitched portion to define an opening from which a metal striker is projected, wherein a belt-like portion of the front skin is turned over and extends forwards, while a belt-like portion of the rear skin extends forwards further than the metal striker, wherein a trim plate is applied along an inner surface side of the rear skin, and wherein, in the non-stitched portion, the belt-like portion of the front skin is superposed on the belt-like portion of the rear skin with respect to a direction in which a latching device is moved to latch the metal striker.06-30-2011
20120056457BOOSTER SEAT ASSEMBLY - A booster seat assembly may be used with a bench seat assembly and with a seat belt assembly for each occupant. The booster seat assembly may support at least two child sized occupants and may permit each child sized occupant to access the seat belt assembly for self latching and self unlatching.03-08-2012
20120007397CHILD RESTRAINT FOR VEHICLE - A child restraint includes a juvenile seat and a child-restraint harness coupled to the juvenile seat. The juvenile seat includes a seat bottom and a seat back extending upwardly from the seat bottom. The juvenile seat also includes a headrest mounted for up-and-down movement on the seat back relative to the seat bottom.01-12-2012
20120153690ADJUSTABLE HEADREST FOR JUVENILE VEHICLE - A child restraint includes a juvenile seat and a child-restraint harness coupled to the juvenile seat. The child restraint also includes a headrest mounted for up-and-down movement relative to a seat back included in the juvenile seat.06-21-2012
20120013157INFANT CHILD RESTRAINT SYSTEM - An infant car seat having an outer shell, a protective layer, and a padded fabric cover covering the protective layer is disclosed. The protective layer is preferably made of a polymer, such as expanded polystyrene, and includes a plurality of crush ribs. The spacing of these crush ribs is varied in accordance with the size of the infant. The spacing of these crush ribs determines the stiffness of the layer. In other words, closer spaced ribs offer more resistance to compression, and are therefore stiffer. Ribs that are spaced further apart offer less resistance to compression, and are therefore softer. By varying the spacing of the ribs, the stiffness of the protective layer varies in accordance with the infant's size. Alternatively, or additionally, the width of the crush ribs can be varied to achieve a similar result.01-19-2012
20120025572LIFTING APPARATUS - A lifting apparatus for lifting a user from a sitting position to a semi-upright position. The lifting apparatus is positioned under the seat portion and along the back portion of the chair. The lifting surface extends from a first roller over a second roller and along the front surface of the chair to the base of the lifting apparatus adjacent the front of the chair. A seating area can be provided in the lifting surface to keep the user in position on the lifting surface. To use the lifting apparatus, the first roller is rotated to wrap the lifting surface onto the first roller which moves the lifting surface away from the front surface of the chair and lifts the user away from the chair.02-02-2012
20120153691Washable Child Car Seat Subframe - A child car seat subframe that is easily disassembled into component sections for washing within a residential-sized dishwasher. The car seat subframe can be disassembled by hand, and each individual component is capable of fitting in a residential-sized dishwasher individually and collectively. The component sections are attached by a combination of registration tabs and slots, and held tightly together by fasteners, or attached by a combination of tongue and groove joints. Hanging devices, such as hooks, may be formed on one side of each component section to facilitate hanging on racks in a dishwasher. The car seat subframe back panel and side panels are disassembled into a plurality of segments for easily fitting in a dishwasher.06-21-2012
20120104816Plastic booster seat apparatus - A stackable plastic booster seat apparatus with a body having a set of four corner cylindrical portions. A right foot having cylindrical portions engages two of the corner cylindrical portions and a left foot engages the other two corner cylindrical portions. The body includes a back with a lumbar support, a seat with a safety bump and a downward and rearward slope such that a child tends to sit properly in the apparatus away from the safety bump and against the lumbar support.05-03-2012
20110089731CAR SEAT WITH INTEGRATED RATCHET - A child car seat includes a seat base configured to hold a child seat carrier and a ratchet system. The ratchet system includes a housing coupled to the seat base, a handle movably coupled to the housing, and a spindle movably coupled to the handle and to the housing. The spindle has a longitudinal slot configured to hold a belt. The ratchet system is configured to move the spindle with the handle in a first direction and to move the handle in a second direction without moving the spindle.04-21-2011
20120313413Child Safety Seat - A child safety seat includes a seat shell having a backrest portion, a headrest adjustable along a front surface of the backrest portion, a shoulder strap, and a panel assembled at the front surface. The shoulder strap is formed from a webbing material that passes through the front surface and extends at a front side of the backrest portion. The panel can cover a region of the backrest portion that becomes uncovered by the headrest at the front surface as a result of the headrest being adjusted downward. Moreover, the seat can include a transversal bar affixed with the backrest portion, and a latch located below the transversal bar. The latch has a locking structure operable to engage with the backrest portion to hold the headrest in place, the latch being assembled with the headrest about a pivot axis located between the transversal bar and the locking structure.12-13-2012
20120126598STADIUM CHAIR - The present invention relates to a stadium chair for use with bleachers. The chair includes a frame having a seat portion and a back portion, a seat cushion, and a backrest.05-24-2012
20120126597LATCH ANCHOR INERTIAL LOCK AND PRETENSIONER - An inertial lock system for use with an anchorage system for at least one vehicle child seat, the inertial lock system. The inertial lock system includes a retainer; an anchor movably connected to the retainer; at least one energy managing component connected between the retainer and the anchor biasing the anchor in a first direction capable of managing energy transmitted between the anchor and the retainer when the anchor is displaced in the direction opposite the first direction; a retention switch component selectively engageable with the anchor to limit the movement of the anchor in the first direction; and an inertial switch selectively operable in response to a predetermined deceleration of the retainer in the first direction to selectively release the retention switch and to thereby permit the at least one energy managing device to be displaced in the first direction.05-24-2012
20100052383Means of attaching an abductor to a child safety seat - A child safety seat, for use in a vehicle, where it comprises at least a seat section and a length of webbing connecting a buckle to the seat section of the child safety seat. An abductor, whose function is to keep the user's legs separated, has its proximal end attached through a loop in the buckle's webbing by means of a flap with one end attached to the abductor. In addition, there is a cover, covering the seat portion of the child safety seat with the cover having a flap of material with one edge attached to it in a position that allows the flap to attach to the distal end of the abductor. These two attachments allow the abductor to be held securely against the top side of the seat portion of the child safety seat, restricting movement in any direction.03-04-2010
20120074746CHILD SAFETY SEAT - A child safety seat includes an inner member, an outer member, and a support frame. The inner member has a seat part and a backrest part that extends upwardly from a rear end and lateral ends of the seat part. The outer member has a rear portion that is disposed behind the backrest part of the inner member, and a front portion that extends from a periphery of the rear portion and that is coupled to the inner member. The support frame includes a first subframe unit that is disposed behind and adjacent to the inner member and that is connected to the outer member, and a second subframe unit that extends between the inner and outer members from the first subframe unit.03-29-2012
20120181830CONTAINING STRUCTURE FOR SMALL CHILDREN FITTED WITH A DYNAMIC BACKREST - A frame of a cradle for children, has a containing structure including a wall of flexible non-elastic fabric, shaped by cutting and stitching it to fit round a concavity that contains a backrest and a seat. The wall of the concavity opposite the backrest is made of an elasticized fabric, and is sewn along the edges of a window cut in the non-elastic fabric, obstructing it. The backrest and seat are cellular panels over which padded covers are placed. The cover over the backrest is sewn crosswise to the cover over the seat and to the non-elastic wall at the base of the window, so that the backrest, when loaded, is inclined relative to the seat. The non-elastic wall is turned back on three sides and sewn to a second elastic wall opposite the first to form a bag-shaped structure with an opening for flexible laminae of a cradle frame.07-19-2012
20120261957CHILD SUPPORT DEVICE WITH SEAT INSERT - Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to a child support device configured for providing an adjustable seating space for a child. According to various embodiments, the child support device includes one or more seat inserts configured for being secured within the child support device's seating space. The seat inserts may be positioned at various locations within the seating space in order to reduce the volume of the seating space and provide additional support for a child seated therein. In various embodiments, the seat inserts are secured to the child support device such that they remain in a fixed, supportive position within the child support device.10-18-2012
20080296944Child seat anchoring device and child seat - A child seat anchoring device for anchoring a child seat to a vehicle body includes first and second tether belts, a connecting member connecting the first and second tether belts, a housing of the connecting member, and first and second shafts in the connecting member. One of the first and second shafts is a tension driven shaft movable by a tension. An urging member is provided for urging the tension driven shaft, and a see-through portion is provided with the housing. A tension indicator having an indicating portion faces the see-through portion. The other of the first and second shafts serves as a locking shaft movable toward the tension driven shaft. The housing further includes a pressing member, a clamping portion for clamping the tether belt, and an operating portion for moving the locking shaft.12-04-2008
20120261958Child Safety Seat - A child safety seat includes a seat shell having one side provided with an elongated slot, and an anchor strap portion restrictedly held with the seat shell. The slot communicates with a first opening near a front of the seat shell, and a second opening near a rear of the seat shell. The anchor strap portion is connected with a fastener that is operable to attach with an anchor structure provided in a vehicle, the anchor strap portion being movable along the slot between a first position adjacent to the first opening, and a second position adjacent to the second opening.10-18-2012
20120080917MAGNETIC BUCKLE ASSEMBLIES AND ASSOCIATED METHODS FOR USE WITH CHILD SEATS AND OTHER RESTRAINT SYSTEMS - Magnetic buckle assemblies and associated methods of use with child seats and other restraint systems are disclosed herein. A restraint system configured in accordance with one embodiment of the present disclosure includes a first web connector and a second web connector configured to releasably engage the first web connector. The restraint system can further include a magnet positioned on at least one of the first and second web connectors. The magnet can be configured to hold the first and second web connectors together such that they can be simultaneously inserted into a corresponding buckle.04-05-2012
20120326476Child Car Seat and Adjustable Head Support - A child seat has a seat back portion and a safety harness with a pair of shoulder belts positioned on a front side of the seat back portion. A head support is separate from the seat back portion. The shoulder belts are height adjustable vertically along the seat back portion. The head support is removably attached to the seat back portion with a mounting strap and vertically adjustable positionally along a front side of the seat back portion.12-27-2012
20130015690CHILD SEATAANM Mendis; KolitaAACI RedmondAAST WAAACO USAAGP Mendis; Kolita Redmond WA USAANM Wessman; BjornAACI Thousand OaksAAST CAAACO USAAGP Wessman; Bjorn Thousand Oaks CA USAANM Johnston; RobertAACI VancouverAACO CAAAGP Johnston; Robert Vancouver CAAANM Zinn; AndreasAACI Newbury ParkAAST CAAACO USAAGP Zinn; Andreas Newbury Park CA USAANM Abele; LarryAACI CamarilloAAST CAAACO USAAGP Abele; Larry Camarillo CA USAANM Hansson; MariaAACI VenturaAAST CAAACO USAAGP Hansson; Maria Ventura CA USAANM Jakobsson; LottaAACI GraboAACO SEAAGP Jakobsson; Lotta Grabo SEAANM Broberg; ThomasAACI GrabeAACO SEAAGP Broberg; Thomas Grabe SEAANM Guse; ChristianAACI TorslandaAACO SEAAGP Guse; Christian Torslanda SEAANM Berge; StefanAACI Vastra FrolundaAACO SEAAGP Berge; Stefan Vastra Frolunda SE - The present disclosure relates to a child seat for rearward-facing use in a vehicle. It comprises a back portion and a squab portion. The back portion comprises a force-receiving assembly, located at the shoulder region, which is of a more rigid material than a main portion of the back portion, the main portion being of a light-weight material. The force-receiving assembly comprises a first portion arranged at the first side of the back portion providing an anchor point for a shoulder portion of a child safety belt arrangement. The force-receiving assembly further comprises a second portion arranged at the second side of the back portion providing an anchor point for a child seat fixation means. The disclosure further relates to a child seat arrangement, a kit of parts and a vehicle comprising the child seat.01-17-2013
20120242128REARWARD FACING INFLATABLE CHILD SEAT - The present invention relates to a child seat for rearward facing use in a vehicle. The child seat includes an inflatable seating cushion chamber; an inflatable back part chamber; and inflatable side part chambers. The chambers are interconnected such that they form a continuous inflatable volume that require only a single port for inflation and deflation. The chambers are constructed out of a non-permeable fabric that maintains a constant separation between at least two non-permeable fabric surfaces when inflated.09-27-2012
20120242127ADJUSTABLE HEADREST FOR JUVENILE VEHICLE SEAT - A child restraint includes a juvenile seat and a child-restraint harness coupled to the juvenile seat. The child restraint also includes a headrest mounted for up-and-down movement relative to a seat back included in the juvenile seat.09-27-2012
20080224513Lock for Forward-Folding Backrest - A juvenile vehicle seat includes a seat base adapted to set on a vehicle seat and a foldable backrest associated with the seat base. The juvenile vehicle seat also includes a backrest lock coupled to the foldable backrest.09-18-2008
20080224512Lock for Forward-Folding Backrest - A juvenile vehicle seat includes a seat base adapted to set on a vehicle seat and a foldable backrest associated with the seat base. The juvenile vehicle seat also includes a backrest lock coupled to the foldable backrest.09-18-2008
20130099535ADJUSTABLE ANCHORAGE MECHANISM AND CHILD SAFETY SEAT THEREWITH - An adjustable anchorage mechanism and a child safety seat are disclosed. The adjustable anchorage mechanism includes a seat base and a connecting device pivotally connected to the seat base. A seat is joined onto the top of the seat base. The connecting device is pivotally connected to the seat base relative to the seat such that the connecting device is capable of rotating downward so as to be engaged with an anchor-holding structure of a car seat selectively in front or rear of the seat. Therefore, the invention can provide child forward-facing or backward-facing sitting directly, which avoids the inconvenience of caregivers being demanded to prepare two child safety seats for different use conditions.04-25-2013
20100308630Slumber buddy - A safety head harness and pillow for improving and stabilizing the head, neck, and spinal alignment positioning preferably includes a frame having spaced apart cushioned arms attached at each side of the apparatus with Velcro closures on each end, a detachable center cushioned arm with a Velcro, closure on one end and a metal snap on the other end for fastening to the metal loop in automobiles, a cushioned squared-shaped base with rounded edges which is adapted to fit over the users vehicle seat platform, a child car seat, or a child booster seat, an elasticized pulley attached to each side of the frame in the rear,'a adjustable non-stretch belt attached to each side of the frame (belt separating) in the rear having snap fasteners on each open end for modifiable purposes.12-09-2010
20110272983CHILD RESTRAINT FOR VEHICLE - A child restraint includes a base, a seat, and an anchor belt. The anchor belt holds the base in place on a passenger seat of a vehicle. The seat mounts on the base and supports a child or infant for travel in the vehicle above the base.11-10-2011
20100314924VEHICULAR SEAT ASSEMBLY - A vehicle seat assembly includes a seat cushion having a connector insertion hole for receiving therein a connector of a child seat for attachment of the child seat to the seat assembly, and a buckle insertion slit for allowing a buckle to be pulled out onto the seat cushion. The buckle insertion slit and the connector insertion hole are formed contiguously or otherwise integrally with each other.12-16-2010
20130154321HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT DEVICE - The object to provide a user-friendly handling for the adjustment of the height of components, in particular head rests is solved by the device for height adjustment of a component of a seat in accordance with the invention which consists of a carrier element carrying the component, a locking element designed and arranged to prohibit height adjustability in a first position and to permit height adjustability in a second position, wherein the locking element is connected with an adjusting element via a motion link, and the adjusting element is pulled upward by pulling means so as to transfer the locking element from the first position to the second position.06-20-2013
20130154322PUSHING VEHICLE FOR TRANSPORTING A CHILD, MODULAR SUPPORTING SYSTEM, AND COMPONENTS - A pushing vehicle is described for transporting at least one child, including:06-20-2013
20110309663CHILD SAFETY SEAT WITH HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE HARNESS - A child safety seat has a seat back (12-22-2011
20120019033BOOSTER CUSHION FOR USE WITH A VEHICLE SEAT - A booster cushion for use in a vehicle, comprising a base (01-26-2012
20120019032SAFETY SEAT - A chair includes a chair base and seat frame extending upwardly from the chair base. The chair includes an interlock assembly, and an infant chair repeatably moveable between stowed and deployed positions with the chair base. The interlock assembly restricts and allows the ability of the infant chair to move between the stowed and deployed positions. The interlock assembly restricts the ability of the chair base to rotate in response to the infant chair being in the deployed position.01-26-2012
20130200671INTEGRATED SINGLE, MULTIPLE AND ROLLING CAR SEAT SYSTEMS - Apparatus is provided for integrated, single and multiple person vehicle car seats, modular car seat systems, dual person car seats, variable base height and width car seats, car seat-inserts inserted into another car seat, foldable, for use in a land, sea or air vehicle, mounted onto the vehicle's built-in seat and used for securing a car seat user within a vehicle's regular seating positions. Car seat systems include components enabling addition or removal of seating positions for a desired number of car seat users as needed, limited only by available width and height space of the vehicle seat onto which it is mounted.08-08-2013

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