US Patent No. 9,065,898

EMERGENCY CALL HANDLING TO PROVIDE CONTEXT INFORMATION TO RESPONDER DEVICES


Patent No. 9,065,898
Issue Date June 23, 2015
Title Emergency Call Handling To Provide Context Information To Responder Devices
Inventorship Stevan A. Klesper, Gardner, KS (US)
Arun Santharam, Olathe, KS (US)
Timothy Kevin McGinnis, Overland Park, KS (US)
Lyle Walter Paczkowski, Mission Hills, KS (US)
Ray N. Durkin, De Soto, KS (US)
Assignee Sprint Communications Company L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,065,898

1. A communication network for handling emergency calls comprising:
a public safety answering point configured to receive a call from a caller and signaling for the call that indicates a key
associated with the call and transfer dispatch information that identifies the key, wherein the key comprises a media access
control (MAC) address;

a mobile responder device configured to receive the dispatch information, generate and transmit a context request that indicates
the key, and receive a context response that includes a context information; and

a customer information system configured to receive the context request, process the context request to select the context
information from a plurality of context information based on the key, and transfer the context response.