Global Patent Index - EP 1001687 A1

EP 1001687 A1 2000-05-24 - DEVICE TO AVOID WHIPLASH INJURIES

Title (en)

DEVICE TO AVOID WHIPLASH INJURIES

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG ZUR VERHINDERUNG DES PEITSCHENTRIEBEFFEKTES

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF EMPECHANT LES BLESSURES DUES AU "COUP DU LAPIN"

Publication

EP 1001687 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 97910686 A

Priority

  • SE 9701783 W
  • SE 9603907 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9818356A1] The invention relates to a device for preventing whiplash injuries and is characterized in that it has the form of a cylindrical ring (1) which is worn around the user's neck and which is made of a rigid, but deformable, material; and in that the ring (1) is lockably divided (2) at at least one location.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A41D 13/00; A41D 23/00; A61F 5/01

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A41D 13/05 (2006.01); A61F 5/055 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 5/055 (2013.01); A41D 13/0512 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9818356A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE DK FI GB NL

EPO simple patent family

WO 9818356 A1 19980507; AU 4798797 A 19980522; EP 1001687 A1 20000524; SE 507425 C2 19980525; SE 9603907 D0 19961025; SE 9603907 L 19980426

INPADOC legal status


2003-04-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020925

2002-04-24 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020312

2000-05-24 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19981109

2000-05-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE DK FI GB NL