US 9,810,542 B2
Vehicle parking system
Wesley M. Mays, Coppell, TX (US); and Richard Glasmann, Dallas, TX (US)
Assigned to Omnitracs, LLC, Dallas, TX (US)
Filed by OMNITRACS, LLC, Dallas, TX (US)
Filed on Jan. 29, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/11,182.
Prior Publication US 2017/0219361 A1, Aug. 3, 2017
Int. Cl. G01C 21/34 (2006.01); G06Q 20/32 (2012.01); G06Q 10/06 (2012.01); G06Q 20/40 (2012.01); G08G 1/123 (2006.01); G05D 1/00 (2006.01); G06Q 50/06 (2012.01); G06Q 50/30 (2012.01); G08G 1/056 (2006.01); G07C 5/00 (2006.01); G08G 1/00 (2006.01); G01M 17/00 (2006.01); G07C 5/08 (2006.01)
CPC G01C 21/34 (2013.01) [G01M 17/00 (2013.01); G05D 1/00 (2013.01); G06Q 10/06 (2013.01); G06Q 10/063114 (2013.01); G06Q 20/32 (2013.01); G06Q 20/3226 (2013.01); G06Q 20/40 (2013.01); G06Q 20/405 (2013.01); G06Q 50/06 (2013.01); G06Q 50/30 (2013.01); G07C 5/008 (2013.01); G07C 5/085 (2013.01); G08G 1/056 (2013.01); G08G 1/123 (2013.01); G08G 1/205 (2013.01); G08G 1/207 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method for navigating a vehicle to one or more parking location candidates, comprising:
identifying a route for the vehicle to a destination;
determining a remaining hours of service (HOS) for a driver associated with the vehicle;
calculating a distance that vehicle can travel on the route before expiration of the remaining HOS;
identifying the one or more parking location candidates for the vehicle at a target resting destination based on the calculated distance; and
navigating the vehicle to the one or more parking location candidates at the target resting destination.