US 11,657,700 B2
System and method for monitoring refuse containers and reporting service collections
Nickolas Sischo, Macon, GA (US)
Assigned to Antilles Management, LLC
Filed by Nickolas Sischo, Macon, GA (US)
Filed on Sep. 22, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/482,128.
Claims priority of provisional application 63/082,362, filed on Sep. 23, 2020.
Prior Publication US 2022/0092966 A1, Mar. 24, 2022
Int. Cl. G08B 25/00 (2006.01); G08B 25/10 (2006.01); G01C 9/02 (2006.01); G01P 13/00 (2006.01)
CPC G08B 25/10 (2013.01) [G01C 9/02 (2013.01); G01P 13/00 (2013.01)] 12 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A system for monitoring refuse containers, said system comprising:
a refuse container sensing device having a main body that defines an interior space;
a connector that is secured along the main body of the device, said connector including functionality for securing the device onto a refuse container;
a movement sensor that is positioned within the interior space of the device, said movement sensor including a tilt sensor that is configured to detect a rotation of the sensing device in excess of 90 degrees; and
a communication unit that is configured to communicate wirelessly with an external device.