Intellectual Property

Comprehensive Portfolio Including 48 Awarded Patents and Open Variation Applications in 46 Countries

The ESS Global Patent Portfolio consists of 48 awarded foundational patents supplemented by dozens of variation and supplemental patents worldwide. The strength of our patent portfolio protects automakers and customers as a foundation of standardization. Consistency is the key ingredient to effective communication on the road.

As the patentholder of emergency lighting output driven by original equipment (OE) lighting control systems, ESS can standardize system controls and the lighting output of H.E.L.P. via technical provisions of our license agreements with automakers and their OEM suppliers. Once fully deployed as a standard feature on all vehicles, the H.E.L.P. emergency lighting pattern will be uniform regardless of make and model.

Emergency Safety Solutions Awarded Foundational Patents

Emergency Safety Solutions Foundational Patents
Title Or Mark Application Serial Number Country Or State
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 2016-558380 Japan
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 2016 262723 Australia
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 2018 205070 Australia
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 2,942,926 Canada
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 10-2016-7030304 South Korea
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 14/933,881 United States
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 15/280,393 United States
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 10-2018-7034704 South Korea
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS ZL 201680001682.5 China
ENHANCED COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE HAZARD LIGHTS 16801945.3 European Union*

*European Union consist of 38 countries.