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Publication numberUSD440716 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/102,480
Publication dateApr 17, 2001
Filing dateMar 25, 1999
Priority dateMar 25, 1999
Publication number102480, 29102480, US D440716 S1, US D440716S1, US-S1-D440716, USD440716 S1, USD440716S1
InventorsGary M. Lesley
Original AssigneeHead Lites Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Enhanced visibility safety garment
US D440716 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a enhanced visibility safety garment, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a enhanced visibility safety garment of my new design, in a closed position as worn, with snaps and a front closure zipper being shown in phantom lines for illustrative purposes and forming no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is right side elevational view thereof, the left side being a mirror image of that shown;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof, in a flat opened condition; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof in the condition of FIG. 4.

The additional broken lines shown in FIG. 5 are understood to represent stitching. The fragmentary cris-cross pattern shown in the drawing is understood to represent fabric and is repeated uniformly throughout the areas shown.

Non-Patent Citations
1"Open Mesh Vest" item D, p. 7, Direct Safety Company catalog, Aug. 1995.*
2"Traffic Vest", p. 152, Lab Safety Supply catalog, Oct. 1993.*
3Advertisement entitled "The Stopper", Head Lites Corp., St. Paul, Minnesota, undated.
4Article entitled "Reflective material: How much is enough?", pp. 46 and 47 Roads & Bridges, Jul. 1996.
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U.S. ClassificationD29/101.4
International ClassificationA41D13/01
Cooperative ClassificationA41D13/01
European ClassificationA41D13/01