Patent Number: 6,310,552

Title: Integrated firefighter safety monitoring and alarm system

Abstract: A system which allows the firefighter to monitor a variety of safetyrelated parameters during firefighting activities through audible and/orvisual means. The system of the present invention monitors the pressure inthe firefighter's breathing system and also monitors ambient temperatureand motion of the firefighter. An audible alarm is activated to indicate apotential emergency situation relating to low remaining air time,impending thermal breakthrough or lack of motion of the firefighter.

Inventors: Stumberg; L. Herbert (Bexar County, TX), Fulton; James A. (West Grove, PA)


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Expiration Date: 10/32013