Global Patent Index - EP 1258443 A1

EP 1258443 A1 2002-11-20 - A platform lift

Title (en)

A platform lift

Title (de)

Hebebühne

Title (fr)

Plate-forme de levage

Publication

EP 1258443 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 01201769 A

Priority

EP 01201769 A

Abstract (en)

The invention concerns a platform lift (1) for transferring a wheelchair from a first position to a second position, in particular for lifting a disabled person in a wheelchair over one or more steps from one level to a higher second level, including a carrier element having a console (4) and a substantially horizontal platform (3), said carrier element is moveable relative to a fixed base element (2), and drive means for moving the carrier element, wherein the base element is positioned adjacent to the carrier element and that the carrier element is mounted to the base element by two or more pivotable arms (5,6). By a platform lift according to the present invention, the foundation, i.e. base elements is only required on one side of the lift which in turn means that the lift only takes up space on one side of the steps. <IMAGE>

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

B66B 9/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B66B 9/08 (2006.01); A61G 3/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B66B 9/0853 (2013.01); A61G 3/063 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

EPO simple patent family

EP 1258443 A1 20021120

INPADOC legal status


2004-09-22 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040513

2003-10-22 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030908

2003-08-06 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2003-06-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20030425

2002-11-20 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2002-11-20 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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