Global Patent Index - EP 1317311 A1

EP 1317311 A1 2003-06-11 - FIRE ENGINE TRAILER

Title (en)

FIRE ENGINE TRAILER

Title (de)

FEUERLÖSCHANHÄNGER

Title (fr)

REMORQUE D'EXTINCTION D'INCENDIE

Publication

EP 1317311 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 01980325 A

Priority

  • DE 10044094 A
  • EP 0110138 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0220093A1] The invention relates to a trailer, which can be pulled by a conventional towing unit, for example, a tractor, in particular with regard to the reliable application thereof in the case of fire and also relates to an improved application of the fire engine trailer. According to the invention a protection device is provided, which effectively protects the operating personnel on operating the fire engine trailer and, furthermore, guarantees the opportunity to rescue persons from the scene of a fire. The fire engine trailer with a personnel protection device comprises essentially two containers, one of which is provided for holding a fire extinguishing/cooling medium, preferably water, a water discharging device is provided preferably in the form of a spraying device, by means of which the extinguishing agent/coolant can be discharged from the tank in such a way that the trailer is constantly sprayed with water, at least in the region where personnel are accommodated.

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

A62C 27/00; A62C 3/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A62C 27/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A62C 27/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0220093A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

DOCDB simple family

WO 0220093 A1 20020314; AU 1219602 A 20020322; DE 10044094 A1 20020418; EP 1317311 A1 20030611; US 2004050557 A1 20040318