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1. (WO2017039626) EMERGENCY LIGHTING, EVACUATION, AND RESCUE ROUTING WITH POWER OVER-ETHERNET

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/039626    International Application No.:    PCT/US2015/047804
Publication Date: Fri Mar 10 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Tue Sep 01 01:59:59 CEST 2015
IPC: G08B 17/00
Applicants: ABB SCHWEIZ AG
CARR, Joseph, Alexander
Inventors: CARR, Joseph, Alexander
WANG, Zhenyuan
Title: EMERGENCY LIGHTING, EVACUATION, AND RESCUE ROUTING WITH POWER OVER-ETHERNET
Abstract:
Systems, apparatus, and methods are disclosed for emergency lighting and evacuation. A building may include several emergency lighting stations in which at least some, if not all, of the lighting station includes a lighting device, a motion sensor, a speaker, a video camera, and a wireless access point. A controller adapter may provide power to and communicate with the lighting stations via Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) connections. A central controller may communicate with the controller adapter to control the emergency lighting stations through the PoE connections.