TODAY’S PATENT – EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS VEST APPARATUS
The Emergency preparedness vest apparatus was invented by Betty J. Perry (Gilbert, AZ) on the 8th of November, 1994, bearing patent number US5361412A.
The present invention relates to vests having a plurality of pockets for emergency preparedness or survival purposes. The invention defined and claimed herein comprises a vest having a plurality of pockets for receiving different types of emergency elements, including first aid elements, food, cooking equipment, mechanical survival elements, such as, a knife, fishing equipment, documents, clothing, a drop cloth, and the like. The vest also includes a cover which may be used as a sun visor to protect the wearer from the sun or to protect the wearer from rain, and the like. The vest apparatus may be sized appropriately for a particular wearer, such as a child, a youth, or an adult.