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SCANNING LOCATOR SYSTEM

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000006039D
Original Publication Date: 1991-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Nov-28
Document File: 3 page(s) / 123K

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Henry A. Bogut Anthony J. Dolezal Jose M. Fernandez

Abstract

This publication describes a method for tracking and locating individuals within a facility and displaying their location on a suitable display console at a main control location. The display preferably consists of either a numerical display in which the user ID and location ID are displayed with a desk console or on a microprosser controlled CRT console backed by operational and graphical software. This system provides for reception of emergency signals, such as a MAN DOWN alert on the tracked individual. In addition to displaying the Mao Down may be displayed as alert status, an audible alarm can be included.