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PERSONAL EMERGENCY LOCATOR

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000014592D
Original Publication Date: 2000-Dec-25
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

The system to be disclosed is a method of using the Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS) in combination with a wireless communication system to report the accurate location of an individual in an emergency situation. The Global Positioning System (GPS) was mainly developed for military use and its accuracy can be controlled by the authority, for instance, the