US Patent No. 10,218,943

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TRIGGERING MULTIPLE DATA RECORDING DEVICES


Patent No. 10,218,943
Issue Date February 26, 2019
Title Method And Apparatus For Triggering Multiple Data Recording Devices
Inventorship Kurt Kessel, Altamonte Springs, FL (US)
Assignee L3 Technologies, Inc., New York, NY (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,218,943

1. A method of controlling multiple mobile vision camera systems for first responders, including body cameras and vehicle cameras, the body cameras and the vehicle cameras being capable of both recording and non-recording modes, the method comprising the steps of:responsive to whether a body camera and/or a vehicle camera are in recording or non-recording mode, sending a triggering signal to other nearby body cameras and/or vehicle cameras to trigger the other cameras to also begin operating in recording mode, wherein the triggering signal is communicated in daisy chain fashion from one of the body camera or the vehicle camera to the other nearby body camera(s) and/or the other nearby vehicle camera(s) via Bluetooth® wireless communication.