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1. (CA2081027) WHEELCHAIR LIFT FOR TRANSIT VEHICLES HAVING ELEVATED PASSENGER COMPARTMENT FLOOR

Office : Canada
Application Number: 2081027 Application Date: 16.05.1991
Publication Number: 2081027 Publication Date: 25.11.1991
Grant Number: Grant Date: 18.11.1997
Publication Kind : C
Prior PCT appl.: Application Number:US1991003437 ; Publication Number: Click to see the data
IPC:
A61G 3/06
B60P 1/44
A HUMAN NECESSITIES
61
MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
G
TRANSPORT, PERSONAL CONVEYANCES, OR ACCOMMODATION SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR PATIENTS OR DISABLED PERSONS; OPERATING TABLES OR CHAIRS; CHAIRS FOR DENTISTRY; FUNERAL DEVICES
3
Ambulance aspects of vehicles; Vehicles with special provisions for transporting patients or disabled persons, or their personal conveyances, e.g. for facilitating access of, or for loading, wheelchairs
02
Loading or unloading personal conveyances; Facilitating access of patients or disabled persons to, or exit from, vehicles
06
Transfer using ramps, lifts or the like
B PERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
60
VEHICLES IN GENERAL
P
VEHICLES ADAPTED FOR LOAD TRANSPORTATION OR TO TRANSPORT, TO CARRY, OR TO COMPRISE SPECIAL LOADS OR OBJECTS
1
Vehicles predominantly for transporting loads and modified to facilitate loading, consolidating the load, or unloading
44
having a loading platform thereon raising the load to the level of the load supporting or containing element
CPC:
A61G 3/06
A61G 3/062
A61G 3/067
A61G 2220/16
Y10S 414/13
Y10S 414/134
Applicants:
Inventors: AOKI, LAWRENCE S.
Priority Data: 528,744 24.05.1990 US
Title: (EN) WHEELCHAIR LIFT FOR TRANSIT VEHICLES HAVING ELEVATED PASSENGER COMPARTMENT FLOOR
(FR) PLATE-FORME ELEVATRICE DE FAUTEUIL ROULANT POUR VEHICULES DE TRANSPORT EN COMMUN A PLANCHER SURELEVE
Abstract: front page image
(EN) A wheelchair lift, for tour buses or any bus (2) having an elevated seating area (27) providing room for a compartment (9) beneath the seating area (27), includes a carriage (28) by rotating a movable part (58) with respect to afixed part (56). A powered linkage (66) between the carriage (28) and the platform raises and lowers the platform. Safety means such as barriers (104, 112) and handrails (96, 98, 100, 102) are provided.


Also published as:
AU1991080884WO/1991/017736