|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||215/228; 215/209; 215/216; 215/225|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 34 인용 특허 : 6|
A child-resistant and elder-friendly vial/cap system in which a locking ledge located on either the vial or the cap is engaged by a latch located on the other of the vial or the cap. The latch is located on one end of a lever and a pressure tab is located on the other end. A fulcrum is located between the latch and the pressure tab. Pressing in an inward radial direction on the pressure tabs disengages the latch from the locking ledge and allows the cap to be removed from the vial. The cap has a plug on its opposite end so that it may be readily reversed...
1. A child-resistant and elder-friendly vial and removable cap, the cap and vial having a common central axis, comprising, in combination:a.) said vial having a peripherally extending primary locking ledge substantially perpendicular to the central axis; b.) said cap having at least one lever, said lever having at one end a latch engageable with said primary locking ledge to secure the cap against removal from said vial, a pressure tab at the lever's opposite end, and at least one fulcrum intermediate the latch and pressure tab, whereby movement of the p...