What is Distracted Driving .. and What is Being Done to Help Stop This Behavior?

by admin 25. June 2018 09:15

Distracted Driving is a huge topic of discussion nowadays and not just the law enforcement arena. It is something on the minds of all of us. Accidents with injuries and fatalities on roadways are rising all over the world and are attributed to be caused by drivers who are distracted.

The definition of distracted driving from Dictionary.com is "the practice of driving a motor vehicle while engaged in another activity, typically one that involved the use of a mobile phone of other electronic device." This can include everything from talking or texting on your phone, eating, drinking, fiddling around with your radio or navigational system, putting on makeup, reaching to pick something up and even reading a book! Law enforcement has seen it all and cannot stress enough how important it is for drivers to fully pay attention while traveling on the road. More...

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Police Security Expo 2018

by admin 25. June 2018 07:56

Join Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) at the 32nd annual Police Security Expo being held June 26 & 27 at the Atlantic City (NJ) Convention Center. Expecting over 7,000 attendees, the PSE is chockful of information, educational sessions, product showcases and is THE place to be if you are a professional in law enforcement and security. It is in the top 100 of the largest and best attended events in the entire trade show industry. More...

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CACP 2018 Annual Conference

by admin 7. June 2018 13:53

The CACP Annual Conference is being held in Colorado Springs, CO at the Colorado Springs Marritt on June 24th - 26th. Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) is proud to be a sponsor of this conference and will be showcasing our Traffic Safety laser-based products. Swing by our booth and see the TruVISION, our latest photo and video lidar speed measurement device and the newly enhanced TruPulse 200 and 200L laser rangefinders.

Attendees at the event will enjoy workshops, the annual meeting, presentations, regional meeting and exhibits with the latest in technology, products and services. See more information on the CACP Annual Conference.

We look forward to seeing you at the event!

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Interact with ACTAR Experts on Traffic Collision Tech and Earn 1 ACTAR Credit

by TNyland 30. May 2018 07:25

Documentation is essential during a crash scene; it tells you the visual story of what took place after the incident occurred. However, photos may lack context, diagrams may be needed and written content doesn’t always present well with your photos documentation. Mapping a crash scene can be the most tedious and time-consuming part of the investigation, but with the right documentation you can preserve the location of your evidence can change the way you map. More...

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Never Lose with the TruCAM Speed Enforcement Tool

by TNyland 21. May 2018 13:32

Local Italian Police have invested in 500 TruCAM® units, a laser speed gun enforcement tool created by Laser Technology, Inc., that detect driver's speeds, mobile phone and seatbelt use, overdue vehicle registrations and outdated insurance, in real-time.

According to the article on Muoversiaroma.it, Telelaser also for those without belts or use the mobile phone, the TruCAM has already been tested and used in several Italian cities roadways during the Easter holidays. More...

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Tennessee Highway Patrol Crash Conference 2018

by admin 21. May 2018 08:40

The Tennessee Highway Patrol Crash Conference is being held June 5-8 at the Embassy Suite by Hilton Nashville Airport in Nashville, Tennessee. Offering such topics as Rollover Crash Investigation, Photo Imagery to document crash scenes, CDR update, Occupant Kinematics and more, this conference will provide invaluable information to crash scene professionals.

Laser Technology, Inc., (LTI) will be showcasing our QuickMap 3d Solution for mapping crash scenes, along with other Traffic Safety products such as the TruPulse lasers. Swing over to our exhibit and let us show you how our tools can help you with their simple and fast workflow and cost-effectiveness.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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TruCAM for Tendring Speed Enforcement

by TNyland 30. April 2018 12:39

More than 1.25 million people’s lives were cut short in 2013 due to a road traffic crash. According to the World Health Organization, between 20 and 50 million more suffered from non-fatal injuries with many incurring a disability as a result of their injury. In order to keep roadways safe, governments need to start taking action to disengage risky driving behaviors. More...

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OACP Annual Conference 2018

by admin 25. April 2018 09:39

The Ohio Association of Chiefs of Police Exhibit Show (OACP) is being held April 20th at the Hilton Downtown in Columbus, Ohio. The Exhibitor Showcase is part of the yearly conference and gives attendees the opportunity to see the latest in technologies and services for the field of Traffic Safety. More...

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Lifesavers Conference 2018

by admin 19. April 2018 08:54

Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) is proud to be a part of the 2018 Lifesavers Conference. Taking place this year April 22 - 24 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, this event is the National Conference on Highway Safety Priorities. This annual event is the largest gathering of highway safety professionals in the United States and offers attendees the invaluable opportunity to learn during workshop sessions, attend networking groups and hear from key experts in the industry. Key note speakers include Deborah Hersman, president and ceo of the National Safety Council, and Brigadier General Joe Ramirez, Commandant of the Corps of Cadets at Texas A&M University. More...

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Laser Technology Joins In to Remind People it's National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

by admin 6. April 2018 11:40
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Taking your eyes off the road, even just for two seconds doubles your chances of being involved in an accident. There it is, staring us all right in the face, and yet, distracted driving continues to rise to epidemic portions. Education is the key, keeping people informed to the staggering numbers that continue to increase showing just how dangerous it is to take your eyes off the road - even if 'just for a minute'.

During April - National Distracted Driving Awareness month - the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety and the NHTSA are getting those facts and figures out there. A recent study conducted by the AAA found that nine out of 10 drivers believe distracted driving is an epidemic and more dangerous than aggressive driving, drugged driving or drunk driving. More...

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