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Class Information
Number: 180/276
Name: Motor vehicles > With means for promoting safety of vehicle, its occupant or load, or an external object > Responsive to engagement of portion of perimeter of vehicle with external object > And causing application of vehicle brake > Brake comprises or includes element moved or deformed into engagement with ground
Description: Vehicle wherein the device is an element which is attached to, or forms an integral portion of, the vehicle and is movable, or deformable, into frictional contact with the ground (e.g., the surface of a road).

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8588997 Devices and methods for controlling vehicle lights Nov. 19, 2013
7720589 Vehicle control device utilizing brake hydraulic pressure May. 18, 2010
7702441 Safety logic for vehicle rollover detection systems and a method for detecting near rollover situations Apr. 20, 2010
7689361 Driving operation assisting system, method and vehicle incorporating the system Mar. 30, 2010
7237828 Underbody crash device for a vehicle Jul. 3, 2007
7102495 Method for preventing collisions involving motor vehicles Sep. 5, 2006
5579695 Assembly line system having puck guided pallets and track engaging brake members Dec. 3, 1996
5507546 Underride protection bumper Apr. 16, 1996
5257842 Collision impact absorber Nov. 2, 1993
5226685 Collision-avoidance safety apparatus for a car Jul. 13, 1993
5011205 Telescopically-operated safety vehicle bumper Apr. 30, 1991
4700942 Exercise apparatus with locking means Oct. 20, 1987

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