Work benches; Portable stands or supports for positioning portable tools or work to be operated on thereby; Storage means or arrangements for workshops facilitating access to, or handling of, work, tools or instruments; Boxes; Racks; Trays; Tool, instrument or work supports or storage means used in association with vehicles; Workers' supports, e.g. mechanics' creepers; Marking-out or setting-out work; Plates having a flat surface; Devices, e.g. scribers, for marking.
1. Pace of Invention.
Recent trends and patenting growth patterns.
2. Technology Overview.
Organization of patented inventions into broad and specific technology fields, based on the International Patent Classification system
3. Competitive Intelligence
Major patenting players.
Top inventors .
Key attorneys agents or attorney firms representing innovators.
4. Appendix A
Tabulation of all data used in the report.
Patenting activity for the last 20 years timeframe.
Listing of top 100 players, inventors and agents.
List of references.