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Number: 180/288
Name: Motor vehicles > With means for promoting safety of vehicle, its occupant or load, or an external object > By preventing unauthorized or unintended access or use > Reponsive to failure of taxicab operator to activate fare meter upon boarding of passenger
Description: Vehicle wherein the means having the purpose of preventing unauthorized or unintended access or use is one which responds to the omission of the operator of a motor vehicle of the for-hire type to place into operation, when a person engaging the vehicle boards it, a register provided on the vehicle for determining the charge for a trip, the response consisting of making the vehicle inoperative.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8169308 Method for checking the switching region of a touch-free switching system May. 1, 2012
7817018 Car antitheft system Oct. 19, 2010
7702441 Safety logic for vehicle rollover detection systems and a method for detecting near rollover situations Apr. 20, 2010
6804596 Method and device for firing at least one firing element for a restraining device of a vehicle Oct. 12, 2004
6650978 Method and apparatus for preserving calibration data in a vehicle seat occupant detection system Nov. 18, 2003
4001777 Taximeter protection system Jan. 4, 1977

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