Patents by Inventor J. W. Hosmer

J. W. Hosmer has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 5714931
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a personalized security system, in which a portable transmitter may be carried or worn by an individual and activated by the individual in need of assistance to transmit data relating specifically to the individual. The data is received by a transceiver located nearby to the individual and transmitted with additional data to a remote receiver. The remote receiver then forwards information relating to the data to emergency personnel who use the information to determine the location of the individual, as well as particulars relating specifically to the individual, such as a name and a physical description.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 1996
    Date of Patent: February 3, 1998
    Inventors: Thomas D. Petite, J. W. Hosmer