Connecticut Police Work to Stop Tailgating

by kharrold 12. March 2014 13:48

Aggressive driving habits are an issue on every highway; affecting the safety of innocent drivers throughout the nation. Connecticut State Police started a campaign March 1, 2014 to combat these aggressive driving behaviors. The goal of this anti-aggressive driving campaign is to improve overall highway safety in Connecticut and will run through March 31, 2014. The most enforceable aggressive driving behavior is "tailgating" or "following too closely," referring to not allowing a safe distance, per your speed, between your car and the car ahead of you. Connecticut officers will have the help of Laser Technology, Inc.'s (LTI) UltraLyte 100 LR with the Distance Between Cars or DBC feature to help cite offenses. More...

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NETS 2012 Fleet Safety Benchmarking Study Reveals Cell Phone Usage An Issue in Crashes

by mphippen 11. December 2012 13:42

TruCAM with DBC Provides Indisputable Evidence of Violators

Well the shocking truth is in!

Coming as a complete surprise, the N.E.T.S. "Strength in Numbers Fleet Safety Benchmarking Study" has revealed cell phone usage while driving is BAD! More...

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TruCAM aka "The Hunter" Has Impact on Traffic Fatalities Reduction in Abu Dhabi

by mphippen 28. November 2012 12:25

Fatal traffic accidents in Abu Dhabi emirate have fallen by 10% in the first nine months of this year from a comparable period a year ago. According to statistics provided by the Abu Dhabi Police Traffic and Patrols Directorate revealed a fundamental improvement in all traffic safety categories! Having a very high death and injury rate, credit is given to them for recognizing and taking the steps toward trying to resolve this problem. They’ve put together a comprehensive program using the three ‘E’s of Highway Safety; Engineering, Education, and Enforcement. More...

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TruCAM Could Help Enforce Georgia Anti-Texting Law

by mphippen 5. November 2012 11:37

Have you ever driven around the Atlanta, GA. area? I have. Next to the D.C. Beltway, driving in and around the Atlanta area is just plain suicidal! Hwy 75 and the 285 Loop at nearly all interchanges becomes a crap shoot! Like a NASCAR crash with the track obscured by smoke, closing your eyes and standing on the gas pedal might be the best one can hope for to get through! If you’ve ever had the dubious honor of driving the local roadways you'll no doubt agree.

In a 10/30/12 article, the Associated Press stated that since July 1, 2010 when the GA Anti-texting law More...

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Indiana State Police Enforce Tailgating and Speeding with LIDAR

by mphippen 24. October 2012 14:26

THE TECHNOLOGY IS HERE…is your department ready to make a difference?

Have you ever been driving down the highway whistling to a favorite tune, and for once actually enjoying the drive when a quick glance in the rearview mirror changes everything? There it is, the entire grill of a Peterbilt bearing down on you changing your demeanor from calm to abject fear! The “Fight or Flight” adrenaline kicks in but while driving which one is available? Meanwhile the truck driver continues to harass while you drive ‘white knuckled.’ More...

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NHTSA Releases Traffic Fatalities Projections for First Half of 2012

by mphippen 10. October 2012 14:19

TruCAM and DBC Software Help Officers Enforce Traffic Safety.

According to the 2012 third quarter edition of “On the Safe Side” a monthly newsletter published by the AARP, NHTSA has just released their projections for fatalities the first half of this year indicating a 9% increase totaling 16,290! “It represents the largest increase in the first six months of a year since numbers were first projected in 1975.” The newsletter went on to list professionals responsible for driver safety such as; More...

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LTI Laser Speed Gun Detects Tailgating for Florida Officers

by admin 20. September 2012 09:34

Ultralyte 100 LR w/ DBC Brings Lakeland and other Florida cities into the World of Technology.

A number of cities in Florida have moved into the world of high technology by using a new laser speed gun to assist officers in tailgating enforcement. Lakeland officially unveiled the use of this laser gun on Wednesday. Fox 13, My Tampa Bay provided news coverage as officers put LTI's Ultralyte 100 LR with DBC through the paces of catching tailgaters.More...

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DBC Technology Getting Recognition for Assisting Officers in Tailgating Violations

by mphippen 30. August 2012 13:37

Finally…Police Departments are realizing the benefits of DBC (Distance Between Cars)! It’s gratifying to know our Highway Safety Offices give more than lip service to making our roadways safer. Anyone that drives knows that following too close is dangerous but if one keeps a safe distance between them and the car in front, some other nitwit will pull into the safe zone created once again making the safe driver look like the violator. I think I speak for safe drivers everywhere; "we’ve all been there!" More...

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LTI Provides High Tech Tools for Law Enforcement

by mphippen 28. August 2012 13:21

TruCAM and DBC technology are some of the high tech tools that are making a difference in enforcing the law for Longmont Police, giving them a safer, quicker and more efficient way to provide evidence beyond a shadow of a doubt of speeding infractions, following too closely or even mapping accident scenes.

In the recent article, Longmont Police Go High Tech, Pierrette J. Shields of Longmont Times-Call“ writes, "It probably isn't what comes to mind when you think "Robocop," but Longmont police are using more and more technology to enforce the laws, and officers say it is saving time and improving accuracy.” More...

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Cracking Down on Aggressive Driving Webinar with LawOfficer.com

by jbartels 27. June 2012 11:11

Laser Technology, Inc. is sponsoring a webinar that will be hosted by Law Officer.com, titled “Cracking down on Aggressive Driving.” The webinar will address how local law enforcement agencies can make a difference in keeping the highways safer and will be featuring two guest speakers who are active in law enforcement. More...

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