James David Richard: Apparatus for handling disabled persons. Mecanaids, Young & Thompson, August 20, 1974: US3829916 (28 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for handling hospital patients or other persons who are disabled or infirm facilitates lifting into and out of a bath while firmly supported in a sitting position. The apparatus comprises lifting mechanism including a lifting arm which projects from a lifting column. A patient support memb ...


Reynolds Lionel Arthur, James David Richard: Hydraulic percussive implement. A F Hydraulics, Cushman Darby & Cushman, June 3, 1975: US3887019 (20 worldwide citation)

The striker piston of a hydraulic impacting implement, such as a road breaker, has first and second effective piston areas presented respectively to first and second chambers in a casing. The first piston area is greater than the second piston area and the striker piston has a free end which project ...

James David Richard: Apparatus for handling disabled persons. Mecanaids, May 15, 1973: US3732584 (19 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to apparatus for handling hospital patients or other persons who are disabled or infirm.The apparatus comprises a lifting arm having a free end portion movable with respect to the remainder of the arm to either of two operative positions. In one operative position the arm is ad ...

James David Richard: Patient lifting and hoist therefor. James, December 5, 1984: GB2140773-A (14 worldwide citation)

A method of lifting a patient from a seated to a generally standing position, e.g. for toileting, employs a hoist comprising a support column 2 mounted on a mobile chassis 3. A pivotal lifting arm arrangement 11 projects from the column 2 and presents laterally spaced attachment points 13 for a padd ...


James David Richard, Richards Derek John: Improvements in or relating to apparatus adapted for use in printing designs on articles by an offset printing process. Murray Curvex Printing, November 28, 1962: GB911534-A (9 worldwide citation)

911,534. Printing on ceramic ware. MURRAY CURVEX PRINTING Ltd. Dec. 4, 1958 [Nov. 14, 1958], No. 36791/58. Divided out of 909,716. Class 100 (2). An offset printing machine, e.g. for ceramic ware comprises two offset printing members, a support for an intaglio plate and doctor means for an intaglio ...



James David Richard: Bathing device. Impro, April 27, 1988: GB2196247-A (5 worldwide citation)

A bathing device comprises a support structure 1 which in use rests on the bottom of a bath tub 6, and a support seat 4 for the user. The support structure 1 has a base section 2 which rests on the bottom of the bath tub 6 for support forwardly of the centre of gravity of a user when supported on th ...