Concealed Safety Lighting Device

  • US 20040218379A1
  • Filed: 06/24/2004
  • Published: 11/04/2004
  • Est. Priority Date: 05/03/2003
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A concealed safety lighting device comprising:

  • a) a housing for replacement of an electric wiring device selected from the group consisting of a switch, dimmer and power outlet, said housing further comprising a mounting means adapted to affix said housing to an electrical utility work box, said mounting means further comprising a means to affix a conventional cover plate for said electric wiring device;

    b) a light source adapted such that the light emitted from said light source is transmitted through a visible surface area of said housing as a means to illuminate the area adjacent to said safety lighting device, said visible surface area protruding into, and exposed through, said conventional cover plate;

    c) a power-signal means controlling the power level of said light source, said power-signal means providing an electrical power signal to energize said light source.

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