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1. (WO2018041393) SAFETY HELMET WITH IMPACT INDICATOR AND METHOD FOR INDICATING AN IMPACT ON A SAFETY HELMET

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/041393    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/000991
Publication Date: Fri Mar 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Aug 18 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: A42B 3/06
G01B 21/16
Applicants: DRÄGER SAFETY AG & CO. KGAA
Inventors: KUSCHEL, Christopher
TOLK, Siegbert
WIRRIES-SICKMANN, Lisa
Title: SAFETY HELMET WITH IMPACT INDICATOR AND METHOD FOR INDICATING AN IMPACT ON A SAFETY HELMET
Abstract:
The invention relates to a safety helmet (10) having a helmet shell (12) and at one least damping element (14) arranged in said helmet shell (12). A distance measuring device (20) which acts as an impact indicator is or can be connected to the safety helmet (10). Said distance measuring device (20) measures or can measure the distance between one or more damping elements (14) and a portion of the inner surface of the helmet shell (12) in order to identify any damage to the safety helmet (10).