Global Patent Index - EP 1094427 A3

EP 1094427 A3 2001-05-23 - Alert system for a premises

Title (en)

Alert system for a premises

Title (de)

Warnungssystem für Räumlichkeiten

Title (fr)

Système d'alerte pour locaux

Publication

EP 1094427 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 00308696 A

Priority

GB 9924909 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1094427A2] The invention relates to the provision of an alert system as part of a function of broadcast data receiving apparatus of the type provided for the reception and processing of data which is transmitted from a remote location to generate video and/or audio, typically via a television set. The invention utilises the receiver and a communications link such as a telecommunications line to allow the user to generate an alert via a remote control device which emits a signal received by the receiver and then transmit an alert signal to a remote location. In one embodiment a network of remote control signal receivers can be provided throughout a premises.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G08B 25/01; G08B 25/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G08B 25/01 (2006.01); G08B 25/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G08B 25/08 (2013.01); G08B 25/009 (2013.01); G08B 25/016 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

  • [XY] US 4148021 A 19790403 - WATANABE MASAKATSU
  • [XY] US 5822012 A 19981013 - JEON BYEUNG-WOO [KR], et al
  • [E] FR 2792751 A1 20001027 - WEISS SERGE [FR]
  • [X] PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN vol. 1999, no. 02 26 February 1999 (1999-02-26)
  • [PX] PATENT ABSTRACTS OF JAPAN vol. 2000, no. 08 6 October 2000 (2000-10-06)
  • [X] DATABASE WPI Derwent World Patents Index; AN 1999-033442, XP002164360

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1094427 A2 20010425; EP 1094427 A3 20010523; GB 9924909 D0 19991222

INPADOC legal status


2004-04-21 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031011

2003-05-14 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030331

2002-02-20 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Free text: AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-07-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010528

2001-05-23 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A3

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-05-23 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI

2001-05-23 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7G 08B 25/01 A, 7G 08B 25/08 B

2001-04-25 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-04-25 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI