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9041531 Identifying the presence of an individual near medical radiation emitting equipment  
Systems and methods are disclosed herein to a radiation safety system comprising radiation emitting medical equipment; a radiation safety system controller connected to the radiation emitting...
9030320 Real time threat detection system using integrated passive sensors  
A real-time threat detection system incorporating a plurality of sensors adapted to detect radiation across the majority of the electromagnetic spectrum. The system also includes an aided or...
9013294 Alarm probability  
Alarm system technology, in which an alarm event is detected at a property monitored by an alarm system when the alarm system was set in an armed state. Based on detection of the alarm event, an...
9000889 Method for determining spurious contacts on a contact detection sensor for a door handle of an automobile vehicle  
Method for determining spurious contacts on a contact detection sensor for a handle of an automobile door, the sensor defining a locking area and being connected to an onboard electronic locking...
9000907 Safety system for alerting an operator of a parked vehicle that an occupant is still present in the parked vehicle  
A safety system using a network connected to a vehicle to alert a client device of an operator, a first responder, a dedicated emergency dispatch service, a bystander or combinations thereof to...
8994541 Monitoring condenser performance  
Methods, apparatuses, and systems for monitoring condenser performance are described herein. One method includes receiving a control signal associated with a fan component of a condenser of a...
8981942 System and method to monitor and reduce vehicle operator impairment  
The method, system, and computer-readable medium facilitates monitoring a vehicle operator, the environment ahead of the vehicle, and/or forces acting on the vehicle during the course of vehicle...
8972203 Disaster-affected area estimation device and program  
By using information collected on-site, estimation of a damage area at that time and also prediction regarding subsequent expansion of a disaster-affected area are performed. The estimation device...
8956294 Body-worn system for continuously monitoring a patients BP, HR, SpO2, RR, temperature, and motion; also describes specific monitors for apnea, ASY, VTAC, VFIB, and ‘bed sore’ index  
The invention provides a body-worn monitor that measures a patient's vital signs (e.g. blood pressure, SpO2, heart rate, respiratory rate, and temperature) while simultaneously characterizing...
8956293 Graphical ‘mapping system’ for continuously monitoring a patient's vital signs, motion, and location  
The invention provides a body-worn monitor that measures a patient's vital signs (e.g. blood pressure, SpO2, heart rate, respiratory rate, and temperature) while simultaneously characterizing...
8957773 Bookmark with timer and alarm to promote reading  
A bookmark with timer and alarm to promote reading includes an electronic circuit that alerts the reader to continue reading a book, magazine, etc. after a specified elapsed time. A controller,...
8941501 System to prevent drunken driving  
A self-policing system for preventing oneself from drunk driving features a key for inserting into an ignition switch of an automobile and a base. A base anterior end features a keyhole for...
8941484 System and method of anomaly detection  
A method and apparatus wherein the method includes detecting a plurality of events within a security system, evaluating the events using one of a first expression defined by ΣrεQconf(f(r)−mrg(r)),...
8922335 Safe weapon container for securely releasing a defense weapon  
A weapons container for releasing a defense weapon includes a cabinet, a cabinet door, and an interior securing the defense weapon. Upon detection of a fingerprint input by a biometric sensor, a...
8890676 Alert management  
A first alert and a second alert are received. The first alert indicates a first fault related to a first component of the multiple components and the second alert that indicates a second fault...
8890677 Active virtual fence using mesh networked RF tags  
A system capable of monitoring an area and detecting a disturbance with the area. The system has a plurality of ultra-wide band radio frequency tags, each of the tags including a digital signal...
8854203 Providing a device left behind alert  
A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and apparatus that establishes a connection between a mobile computing device and a second computing device. A notification of an initiating...
8847750 Network of dual technology occupancy sensors and associated lighting control method  
An occupancy detection network controls illumination from lighting devices in each of a plurality of defined areas. Motion detection modules and sound detection modules provide output signals...
8847756 Bed status indicators  
A bed includes bed status indicators, such as a pair of spaced lamp modules that are illuminated to signify a satisfactory status or an unsatisfactory status of the bed.
8810424 Safety warning system and method  
An appliance warning system comprises a floor pad for location on or adjacent a device such that a user must stand on the floor pad in order to normally use the device. The floor pad has at least...
8810360 Method and apparatus for controlling the status of a device  
The status of a device is controlled by detecting (403) the presence of a user; changing the status of a device to a first state (405) if the presence of a user is detected within a first,...
8803690 Context dependent application/event activation for people with various cognitive ability levels  
The system includes a computer-readable memory having a data structure configured to store information about a time-based event for a patient having reduced cognitive abilities, and optionally...
8779921 Adaptive security network, sensor node and method for detecting anomalous events in a security network  
An adaptive security network, sensor node and methods for detecting and responding to anomalous events in a security network are provided herein. In general, the adaptive security network...
8754768 Real time safety systems  
A system for managing hazards in a construction site is presented. One aspect of the inventive subject matter includes a hazard management system comprising a hazard context database, a sensor...
8723666 Building having an emergency information facility  
A building (2) having an information facility for use in an emergency and for enabling emergency services to obtain information on the building (2) likely to be necessary for use in tackling the...
8698624 Occupancy sensing with selective emission  
A method includes energizing an ultrasound driver to emit ultrasonic energy in a space, sensing ultrasonic energy within the space, determining an occupancy condition of the space in response to...
8665083 System and method for providing communications for container security  
A system for providing communications for container security is provided. The system includes a sensing system for monitoring the contents of the container; a signal receiving element for...
8648718 Event detection system using electronic tracking devices and video devices  
An event detection system includes a processor, an electronic tracking device, and one or more transmitters. Each of the one or more transmitters can be configured to be associated with a...
8641615 Method and apparatus for machine error detection by combining multiple sensor inputs  
One of the most significant safety concerns in the automation of extracorporeal blood treatments such as dialysis is the risk of blood leakage. Extracorporeal blood treatment systems draw blood at...
8633809 Electrode diversity for body-coupled communication systems  
The present invention relates to coupler device, processing apparatus and method of processing a plurality of body-coupled communication signals which have been detected by using an electrode...
8624729 Monitoring method, a monitoring system and a sensor station  
A monitoring system having an ad-hoc network of wireless sensor stations. Each sensor station is provided with one or more sensors suitable for monitoring one or more physical parameters of...
8622147 Sound based fire alarm system and method  
Stovetop fires are among the more prevalent of resident fire hazards and smoke detectors are among the most prevalent and economical forms of residential fire alarms. Automatic stovetop fire...
8618926 Warning system to avoid child hyperthermia in vehicles  
A safety system for passenger space in an enclosed vehicle includes a thermostat having a threshold temperature and an ambient temperature sensor in the passenger space to generate a signal...
8608658 Method and apparatus for machine error detection by combining multiple sensor inputs  
One of the most significant safety concerns in the automation of extracorporeal blood treatments such as dialysis is the risk of blood leakage. Extracorporeal blood treatment systems draw blood at...
8610558 Method for detecting multiple events and sensor network using the same  
A method and network for detecting multiple events is provided. The method includes detecting at least one subordinate event constituting a superordinate event, determining whether another...
8604932 Driver fatigue monitoring system and method  
Method and system for monitoring a vehicle driver includes an optical imaging system that obtains images of the driver, and a processor coupled to the optical imaging system and arranged to...
8547239 Methods for detecting failure states in a medicine delivery device  
A fluid medicament delivery device includes a patient attachment unit, containing the fluid medicament, and an indicator unit adapted to be detachably coupled to the patient attachment unit. A...
8542109 Foliage penetrating sensor array for intrusion detection  
An intrusion detection system that provides foliage penetration is disclosed employing an array of field disturbance transceivers operating at UHF frequencies. The array of transceivers generate a...
8537008 Bed status indicators  
A bed includes bed status indicators, such as a pair of spaced lamp modules that are illuminated to signify a satisfactory status or an unsatisfactory status of the bed.
8508356 Sound or radiation triggered locating device with activity sensor  
A portable device is equipped with a signaling circuit that responds to a searching signal (e.g., hand clap, light flash, RF signal, infrared light) generated to locate the portable device when it...
8502660 Occupancy sensing with selective emission  
An occupancy sensing system includes a driver to emit energy in a space, and a sensor to detect energy reflected within the space. An electrical load for the space is controlled in response to an...
8477042 Apparatus for signaling different notification appliance circuit configurations  
An arrangement for use in a safety notification system includes first, second, third and four outputs configurable for first and second wiring configurations of notification appliance circuits....
8451112 Methods and apparatus for estimating departure time based on known calendar events  
A method and apparatus generating a departure alert for an event based on a current location. The method may comprises: obtaining scheduling data associated with a first event, wherein the first...
8444921 Molecular separators, concentrators, and detectors preparatory to sensor operation, and methods of minimizing false positives in sensor operations  
As an elegant solution for minimizing false positives returned by a sensor tuned to an analyte molecule, filters constructed of carbon nanotubes are positioned relative to the sensor to limit the...
8441359 Fire distinguishing device  
A fire distinguishing device includes: a detection device which detects an outbreak of a fire; a fire presence/absence distinguishing device which distinguishes the presence or absence of the...
8384552 Radiation portal with occupancy and motion sensing system  
Disclosed is a radiation monitoring system that has a radiation detector for making radiation measurements within a monitored area. An occupancy sensor may be provided for detecting a presence of...
8378807 Bluetooth communication method and system  
A Bluetooth connection establishment method and system is provided for facilitating establishment of a communication channel between a master device and a target slave device. The method has the...
8362894 Methods and systems for providing departure notification from a travel assistance system  
Methods and systems for providing a departure notification from a travel assistance system are disclosed. A source location, a destination location and a desired destination arrival time are...
8354938 Safety warning system and method  
An appliance warning system comprises a floor pad which has a switch movable between an open position when no weight pressure is detected and a closed position when activated by weight pressure. A...
8354935 Method for hushing a CO detector through power-on reset  
A method and apparatus is provided for activating a carbon monoxide detector. The method includes the steps of the carbon monoxide detector measuring a current carbon monoxide level, the carbon...