Sense Technologies Inc., with worldwide manufacturing and marketing rights to the Guardian Alert(TM), announced the granting of the company’s patent on its Doppler microwave radar back-up warning device for the country of Japan.

The Japanese patent is the latest in the company’s continuing process of acquiring patent protection for major world markets. Sense Technologies currently holds the patent for its Guardian Alert Back-Up Warning System in the United States, Canada, Great Britain and Australia as well as Japan.

“The company’s opportunities with our leading edge technology should be greatly enhanced by patent protection in the world automotive marketplace,” said Gerry McIlhargey, President, Sense Technologies Inc.

The Guardian Alert is a next generation microwave device that alerts drivers to potential obstacles behind their car using motion-activated Doppler radar.

Sense Technologies is a leading developer of intellectual properties encompassing microwave safety products for the automotive industry. The company is publicly traded on the Nasdaq (SNSG) and Canadian Venture Exchange (SSE). For more information on Sense Technologies Inc., contact 1-800-308-8324 or visit