US 8,472,915 B2
Emergency personal protection system integrated with mobile devices
Samantha DiPerna, Tucson, Ariz. (US); and Jacqueline DiPerna, Tucson, Ariz. (US)
Filed by Samantha DiPerna, Tucson, Ariz. (US); and Jacqueline DiPerna, Tucson, Ariz. (US)
Filed on Jan. 17, 2006, as Appl. No. 11/333,809.
Claims priority of provisional application 60/643,865, filed on Jan. 14, 2005.
Prior Publication US 2006/0201964 A1, Sep. 14, 2006
Int. Cl. H04M 11/04 (2006.01)
U.S. Cl. 455—404.1  [455/575.1] 21 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A mobile device for transmitting emergency information, comprising:
a camera unit, adapted to obtain at least one of image data and audio data;
a location unit, adapted to obtain location data;
a transmitting unit, adapted to transmit at least one of the image data, the audio data, and the location data to an emergency dispatch center;
a self-defense mechanism; and
a panic actuator, adapted to activate the camera unit, the location unit, the transmitting unit, and the self-defense mechanism,
wherein the self-defense mechanism is at least one of a vial containing pepper spray, a vial containing mace, a vial containing dye, a vial containing a foaming agent, a vial containing a stench ointment, and a stun gun.