Global Patent Index - EP 1093424 A1

EP 1093424 A1 2001-04-25 - BUMPER EQUIPPED WITH SHOCK ABSORBING MEANS

Title (en)

BUMPER EQUIPPED WITH SHOCK ABSORBING MEANS

Title (de)

STOSSFÄNGER MIT STOSSDÄMPFUNGSMITTELS

Title (fr)

PARE-CHOC EQUIPE DE MOYENS D'AMORTISSEMENT

Publication

EP 1093424 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 99960675 A

Priority

  • FR 9901487 W
  • FR 9808865 A
  • FR 9808866 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: US6334639B1] A vehicle bumper with shock-absorbers, including a rigid support attached to a vehicle onto which a bumper shell is fitted, the shock-absorbers including at least two pyrotechnic actuators linking the rigid support to the vehicle, the actuators being connected for activation by a control system including an impact or deceleration sensor, and each pyrotechnic actuator including at least two gas-generating powder tablets to be primed individually by the control system.

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

B60R 19/20; B60R 19/18; B60R 19/40

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B60R 19/18 (2006.01); B60R 19/20 (2006.01); B60R 19/40 (2006.01); B60R 21/16 (2006.01); B60R 21/231 (2011.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B60R 19/18 (2013.01); B60R 19/205 (2013.01); B60R 19/40 (2013.01); B60R 2021/23123 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0002751A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES GB IT SE

EPO simple patent family

US 6334639 B1 20020101; EP 1093424 A1 20010425; WO 0002751 A1 20000120

INPADOC legal status


2005-04-27 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20041015

2004-07-21 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17Q

- Effective date: 20040604

2001-04-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20001215

2001-04-25 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): DE ES GB IT SE