US Patent No. 10,694,612


Patent No. 10,694,612
Issue Date June 23, 2020
Title Lighting Control System With Emergency Mode
Inventorship David J. Dolan, Coopersburg, PA (US)
Jackson Burlew, Bethlehem, PA (US)
Aditya Sreekumar, Coopersburg, PA (US)
Andrew G. Rohm, Somerville, MA (US)
Assignee Lutron Technology Company LLC, Coopersburg, PA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,694,612

1. A control device comprising:a load control circuit for controlling power to one or more electrical loads;
a communication circuit;
a control circuit coupled to the communication circuit and the load control circuit; and
a memory coupled to the control circuit; and
wherein when power is applied to the control circuit, the control circuit is configured to:
recall an emergency mode control setting from memory;
control, via the load control circuit, the one or more electrical loads according to the emergency mode control setting; and
transmit, via the communication circuit, a message indicating the control device is in an emergency mode.