Global Patent Index - EP 2298096 A2

EP 2298096 A2 2011-03-23 - Filtering face respirator having grasping feature indicator

Title (en)

Filtering face respirator having grasping feature indicator

Title (de)

Filtermaske mit Anzeiger von Erfassungsmittel

Title (fr)

Masque filtrant disposant d'un indicateur de moyens de saisie

Publication

EP 2298096 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 10177484 A

Priority

US 56227309 A

Abstract (en)

A filtering, face-piece respirator 10 that has a harness 14, a mask body 12, and first and second flanges 30a, 30b. The mask body 12 comprises a filtering structure 16 and has a grasping feature such as first and second flanges 30a, 30b disposed on first and second mask body sides. First and second indicia 32a, 32b is placed on the first and second flanges 30a, 30b, respectively. The provision of indicia on a grasping feature of a respirator mask body is beneficial for informing the wearer of where to grasp the mask body for donning, doffing, and adjustment.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A41D 13/11 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A41D 13/1115 (2013.01); A41D 2400/44 (2013.01); A62B 23/025 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO SE SI SK SM TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

BA ME RS

DOCDB simple family

EP 2298096 A2 20110323; AU 2010224323 A1 20110407; BR PI1010461 A2 20130122; CN 102019051 A 20110420; JP 2011092698 A 20110512; KR 20110031144 A 20110324; MX 2010010234 A 20110317; RU 2010138662 A 20120327