Global Patent Index - EP 0710453 B1

EP 0710453 B1 20010822 - Document retainer

Title (en)

Document retainer

Title (de)

Haltevorrichtung für Dokument

Title (fr)

Dispositif de maintien pour document


EP 0710453 B1 20010822 (EN)


EP 95120072 A 19900308


  • CA 614615 A 19890929
  • EP 90904739 A 19900308

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0710453A2] The document retainer (22) comprises a plurality of receptacles (14), each for receiving and holding a document (12); sensing means (108) associated with each of the receptacles (14) for detecting the presence or absence of a document in the receptacle; an electronic circuit (34, 110) responsive to the sensing means and being energized by a power supply (110) upon detection of a document withdrawn from the receptacle, the electronic circuit (34, 110) including an audible alarm (19) operable to provide an audible signal, time delay means (1214) in combination with the audible alarm (18) and being operable to connect the audible alarm to said power supply (110) after a predetermined time has elapsed after energization of the electronic circuit, and switch means (118) in communication with the time delay means (114), the switch means being manually actuable to reset the time delay means to inhibit the audible alarm (18) from sounding.

IPC 1-7

A45C 11/18; G08B 21/00

IPC 8 full level

A45C 11/18 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

A45C 11/184 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)


DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 0710453 A2 19960508; EP 0710453 A3 19990915; EP 0710453 B1 20010822

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 95120072 A 19900308