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1. (WO2011159622) CARRYING CART ACCOMMODATION FOR SPECIAL-NEEDS RIDER

Pub. No.:    WO/2011/159622    International Application No.:    PCT/US2011/040211
Publication Date: Dec 22, 2011 International Filing Date: Jun 13, 2011
IPC: B62B 3/14
B62B 5/08
B62B 5/06
Applicants: LONG, Drew, Ann
Inventors: LONG, Drew, Ann
Title: CARRYING CART ACCOMMODATION FOR SPECIAL-NEEDS RIDER
Abstract:
In one aspect, the instant disclosure provides a cart including a push handle moveable from a first position to a second position; and a chair which further includes (i) a seat facing the push handle, the seat further comprising an abduction block; (ii) a safety belt; (iii) a backrest extending upwardly from the seat; and (iv) a foot rest and one or more wheels. In another aspect, a shopping cart suitable for carrying a special needs rider is provided including a generally rectangular cargo basket, four swiveling wheels, a chair further comprising: a rearwardly facing seat further comprising an abduction block, said seat inclined at approximately a five degree angle from a horizontal axis downwardly toward a backrest, which backrest extends generally upward from the seat and is reclined at approximately a five degree angle from a vertical axis, a five point restraint safety belt and a foot rest positioned to support the rider's feet when positioned in the seat; one or more push handle moveable from a first position to a second position by pivoting around a roughly horizontal axis; and two load bearing wheels positioned substantially in the same vertical plane as the rider.