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Todd Binion, Joe Harr, Brian Fields, Steven Cielocha, Steve J Balbach: Systems and methods for visualizing an accident involving a vehicle. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, February 10, 2015: US08954226 (79 worldwide citation)

A method, implemented in an electronic processing system that includes a memory and one or more processors, includes receiving, at the electronic processing system, sensor data representing information collected by a first sensor (i) located on or in a first vehicle and (ii) configured to sense an e ...


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Nathan Lee Tofte, James M Freeman, Brian N Harvey: System and method for controlling a remote aerial device for up-close inspection. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, Randall G Rueth, August 26, 2014: US08818572 (63 worldwide citation)

The method and system may be used to control the movement of a remote aerial device in an incremental step manner during a close inspection of an object or other subject matter. At the inspection location, a control module “stabilizes” the remote aerial device in a maintained, consistent hover while ...


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Brian Mark Fields, Steve Roberson, Aaron Scott Chan, Kenneth Jason Sanchez, Matthew Christopher Jon Donovan: Advanced vehicle operator intelligence system. STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, September 15, 2015: US09135803 (54 worldwide citation)

The method, system, and computer-readable medium causes the monitoring of a vehicle operator during the course of vehicle operation to determine whether the vehicle operator is impaired and causes a mitigating response when an impairment is determined to exist. The vehicle operator, the environment ...


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James M Freeman, Roger D Schmidgall, Patrick Harold Boyer, Nicholas U Christopulos, Jonathan D Maurer, Nathan Lee Tofte, Jackie O Jordan II: Methods and systems for capturing the condition of a physical structure. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, Randall G Rueth, October 28, 2014: US08872818 (54 worldwide citation)

In a computer-implemented method and system for capturing the condition of a structure, the structure is scanned with a three-dimensional (3D) scanner. The 3D scanner generates 3D data. A point cloud or 3D model is constructed from the 3D data. The point cloud or 3D model is then analyzed to determi ...


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Scott T Christensen, Gregory Hayward, Christopher E Gay, Steven Cielocha, Todd Binion: Dynamic auto insurance policy quote creation based on tracked user data. STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, Randall G Rueth, September 22, 2015: US09141996 (41 worldwide citation)

A system and method may create auto insurance quotes using data collected from a device that tracks vehicle usage data and other data. Usage data may be tracked by an On Board Diagnostic (OBD) device or other portable computing device such as a smart phone. Based on a received coverage type, the usa ...


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Todd Binion, Joe Harr, Brian Fields, Steven Cielocha, Steve J Balbach: Synchronization of vehicle sensor information. STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, Randall G Rueth, September 29, 2015: US09147219 (40 worldwide citation)

A method includes receiving and storing sensor data including a first plurality of data points indicative of a plurality of respective states of the environment external to a vehicle at a plurality of respective times, operational data including a second plurality of data points indicative of a plur ...


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Bryan Allen Plummer, Drew Cross: Systems and methods for assessing property damage. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, Randall G Rueth, June 17, 2014: US08756085 (40 worldwide citation)

A damage assessment module operating on a computer system automatically evaluates a property, estimating damage to the property by analyzing a point cloud of a property. The damage assessment module identifies individual point clusters or segments from the point cloud and detects potentially damaged ...


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Todd Binion, Joe Harr, Brian Fields, Steven Cielocha, Steve J Balbach: Assessing risk using vehicle environment information. STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, Randall G Rueth, February 16, 2016: US09262787 (39 worldwide citation)

A method includes receiving first sensor data representing information collected, during a first time period, by a sensor located on or in a vehicle configured to sense an environment external to the vehicle, storing the data in a memory, processing the data to determine a first set of one or more c ...


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Rosemarie Geier Grant: Audio monitoring and sound identification process for remote alarms. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, December 23, 2014: US08917186 (39 worldwide citation)

In a computer-implemented method for remote monitoring of one or more alarms, an audio signal is received. The received audio signal is processed using an audio recognition technique to identify an alarm that generated the audio signal. A user is caused to be notified that the identified alarm has b ...


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Brian Mark Fields, Jibo He, John A Nepomuceno, Steve Roberson, Bryan Allen Plummer, Kurtis C Houdek, Neeraj Jain: Real-time driver observation and scoring for drivers education. STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, Randall G Rueth, May 17, 2016: US09342993 (38 worldwide citation)

A method includes, during a driving session in which a student driver operates a vehicle, gathering driving skill data indicative of at least one of behavior of the student driver, acceleration of the vehicle, braking of the vehicle, or steering of the vehicle, and gathering comments from a driving ...