Wearable Robots: A Legal Analysis

  • Andrea BertoliniEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Biosystems & Biorobotics book series (BIOSYSROB, volume 16)


The paper provides a complete overview of the legal issues involving wearable robots, in particular ranging from their definition and applicable regulation at the European level, civil liability issues of producers and users as well as a brief approach to issues of human enhancement.


Council Directive Legal Definition Civil Liability Human Enhancement Defective Product 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Private Law Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (SSSA)PisaItaly

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