Mobile vehicle accident data system

  • US 6,141,611 A
  • Filed: 12/01/1998
  • Issued: 10/31/2000
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/01/1998
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A method for capturing vehicular accident data and automatically making it available to authorized parties including the steps of:

  • recording and storing data significant to the operation of said vehicle in a memory on-board said vehicle, said data including video data of a scene external to said vehicle, sensing the involvement of said vehicle in an accident,in response to said accident sensed in said sensing step, automatically encrypting said data and automatically transmitting said encrypted data to a data storage server remote from said vehicle over a wireless transmission link;

    wherein said encrypted data is recorded and stored to cover an interval preceding and following an accident.

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