Global Patent Index - EP 2021574 A1

EP 2021574 A1 2009-02-11 - A SYSTEM AND ANTI-FALL PROTECTION FOR INDIVIDUALS USING LADDERS

Title (en)

A SYSTEM AND ANTI-FALL PROTECTION FOR INDIVIDUALS USING LADDERS

Title (de)

SYSTEM UND ABSTURZSICHERUNG FÜR PERSONEN, DIE LEITERN VERWENDEN

Title (fr)

SYSTÈME DE PROTECTION ANTICHUTE POUR LES UTILISATEURS D'ÉCHELLES

Publication

EP 2021574 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 07722608 A

Priority

  • DK 2007000229 W
  • DK PA200600685 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2007131508A1] The invention relates to a system for anti-fall protection of individuals during work on ladders with rungs. The system comprises an anti-fall protection with a first and a second side and a displaceable hinge that can be secured to an individual by means of safety line, harness or the like, and a rail for attachment in an essentially vertical position on or at the ladder. The anti-fall protection and the rail has co-operating locking means that are adapted to be such that the anti-fall protection can slide on the rail when the rail is displaced in one direction and is securely locked onto the rail when the hinge is displaced in another direction. Rail and anti-fall protection are also configured with complementary and asymmetrical engagement means to the effect that the anti-fall protection can be mounted on the rail with only one side upwards, and said first and second sides being mutually displaceable to the effect that the engagement means can be caused to disengage from the rail. Between the first and the second sides, the anti-fall protection also comprises connection means that cooperate with the hinge to the effect that the first and second sides of the anti-fall protection can be shifted out of engagement with the rail only when the hinge is displaced in one direction.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E06C 7/18 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E06C 7/187 (2013.01); A62B 35/005 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2007131508A1

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EPO simple patent family

WO 2007131508 A1 20071122; AT 467032 T 20100515; DE 602007006301 D1 20100617; DK 177726 B1 20140505; DK 200600685 A 20071117; EP 2021574 A1 20090211; EP 2021574 B1 20100505; ES 2345850 T3 20101004

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