Laser Technology, Inc: Enter to Win Traffic Safety Package at IACP Conference 2018

by TNyland 13. September 2018 12:15

Whether you are looking to catch risky driving behavior in the act or are cleaning up the aftermath, Laser Technology has engineered some of the most advanced Traffic Safety equipment on the market today. At this year’s IACP conference in Orlando, FL October 6 – 9, Laser Technology, Inc., is offering a $10,000 traffic safety package towards an equipment and training that will help either combat dangerous driving behaviors or clear an accident scene faster. More...

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COPSWEST Training & Expo 2018

by admin 11. September 2018 10:10

Join Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) at the COPSWEST Training & Expo an annual event of the California Peace Officer's Association. COPSWEST is being held September 17-20 at the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, California. General Sessions, training, discussions, presentations, demos, networking and more, join us for this exciting and informative event. More...

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Eight States Conference, Montana 2018

by admin 10. September 2018 09:51

The Eight States Conference - Montana is being held September 16-20 at the The Lodge @ Whitefish Lake in Whitefish, MT. Hosted by the Montana Department of Justice, the conference brings state law enforcement officials together for discussions on compelling issues affecting law enforcement today.

Laser Technology, Inc. is showcasing our Traffic Safety products at at the conference and we look forward to showing attendees LTI's tools and devices. From speed enforcement, distracted driving and crash/crime scene mapping, Laser Technology, Inc. has got you covered. Stop by our exhibit and get hands-on demonstrations of such products as the QuickMap 3D Mapping system and the TruVISION photo/lidar speed measurement device.

See you at the Conference!

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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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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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Distracted Driving March Break Campaign Launched

by admin 15. March 2018 13:31

Distracted Driving is dangerous and has caused many traffic accidents. The Ontario Provincial Police are reminding drivers in their area of the importance of keeping your eyes on the road with their launch of a traffic safety campaign just in time for March Break. OPP Supt. Tony Cristilli stated that the campaign is to assist in reducing the number of crashes and injuries that result from the inattention of drivers.

At the Toronoto OPP Detachment, Cristilli told reporters, "Distracted driving is a danger to all road users. We want to see everyone develop and maintain a complete intolerance for distracted driving and to make it socially unacceptable driving behaviour." More...

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Leading Cause of Fatal Crashes: Distracted Driving

by admin 4. February 2018 13:51

Put down those cell phones, don't reach for something in the next seat or turn your head to talk to the kids in the backseat; keep your eyes and attention to the road when you're driving. Distracted driving has once again continued to be the leading cause of fatal traffic accidents in the State of New Jersey. According to a State Police analysis of fatal crashes in 2016, that makes six years in a row.

This latest report, which was released January 2018, shows distracted driving was a factor in 217 out of 570 fatal crashes in 2016 in the state. The analysis also showed an increase of 40 traffic fatalities from 2015. While these are statistics for New Jersey, distracted driving is a huge problem all over the world. More...

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MCPA / MSA Annual Conference 2017

by admin 31. August 2017 13:16

The MCPA/MSA Annual Conference is taking place September 10-14 at the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau in Ocean City, Maryland. More than 350 law enforcement professionals will be in attendance and will take part in educational sessions and awards ceremonies, plus see the latest in products and services of over 70 exhibitors and enjoy networking with their peers. More...

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Distracted Driving Study Shows Sixth Sense Interfered by Texting

by admin 18. August 2017 12:54

Distracted driving has become a worldwide epidemic claiming thousands of lives a year. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that distracted driving is responsible for 3,477 people killed and 391,000 injured in motor vehicle crashes in the 2015 year. To break that down even more, each and every day in the United States alone, approximately 9 people are killed and more than 1,000 injured in accidents involving distracted driving. These statistics are scary and sobering facts. It is important that we all understand what happens when we do something else while we are behind the wheel of a vehicle. More...

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