05140995 is referenced by 40 patents and cites 13 patents.

A protective device for the spinal column, particularly as accident protection for motorcycle riders, having a plurality of plate elements positioned one behind the other in a longitudinal direction of the spinal column. The plate elements are made of a deformable material and are arched to form hollow spaces between the plate elements and a basic body to which the elements are secured. The hollow spaces are filled with a shock-absorbing filler body of plastic foam.

Title
Protective device for the spinal column for motorcycle riders
Application Number
7/688083
Publication Number
5140995
Application Date
April 18, 1991
Publication Date
August 25, 1992
Inventor
Harald Uhl
Friolzheim
DE
Agent
Speckman & Pauley
Assignee
Hein Gericke & Co KG
DE
IPC
A41D 13/00
A61F 5/37
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