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A system for object tracking may comprise at least one subsystem that couples an electronic signal emitting and receiving device to an object to be tracked, at least one subsystem that assigns an identifier to the object, at least one subsystem that registers the identifier of the object with a second object, and at least one subsystem that establishes electronic communication between the object to be tracked and the second object via the electronic signal emitting and receiving device. Also a system for object tracking may comprise at least one subsystem that detects at a first object an electronic signal from a second object, and at least one subsystem that emits an electronic alert beacon from the first object when said first object is determined to be out of range of the second object.

Title
Systems and methods for wireless object tracking
Application Number
12/234943
Publication Number
8159342 (B1)
Application Date
September 22, 2008
Publication Date
April 17, 2012
Inventor
Charles Lee Oakes III
San Antonio
TX, US
Reynaldo Medina III
San Antonio
TX, US
Agent
Brooks Cameron & Huebsch PLLC
Assignee
United Services Automobile Association
TX, US
IPC
G08B 1/08
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