Global Patent Index - EP 1011596 A2

EP 1011596 A2 2000-06-28 - WALKING FRAME

Title (en)

WALKING FRAME

Title (de)

GEHHILFE

Title (fr)

DEAMBULATEUR

Publication

EP 1011596 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 98902102 A

Priority

  • GB 9800287 W
  • GB 9702250 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9833466A1] A walking frame having side frame parts (10, 12) interconnected by crosspieces (14, 16), front wheels (20) and swivelling rear wheels (22), a rear seat (18), a lever controlled brake acting on the front wheels and a spring loaded pressure brake linked to the seat acting on the rear wheels, wherein the seat (18) is swingable out of the way to allow rear access into the frame between its side frame parts.

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

A61H 3/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61H 3/04 (2006.01); A61H 3/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61H 3/04 (2013.01); A61H 2003/002 (2013.01); A61H 2003/046 (2013.01); A61H 2201/1633 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9833466A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 9833466 A1 19980806; AU 5873198 A 19980825; DE 69820648 D1 20040129; DE 69820648 T2 20040930; EP 1011596 A2 20000628; EP 1011596 B1 20031217; GB 9702250 D0 19970326

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