Distracted Driving Considered a Culprit as Traffic Deaths Increase in First Half of 2016

by admin 16. December 2016 09:53

Traffic fatalities jumped up by 10.4% in the first six months of 2016. A sobering fact that was released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in October. If this trend continues, then this will mean that 2016 will be the highest year on record since 1966 when there were 35,000 traffic fatalities total for the year.

U.S. Highways are becoming more dangerous to drive on and this trend has been rising since late 2014 when the economy started to improve. With the recovery of the economy, more and more people are now driving and going places. Drivers distracted by smartphones and texting is a huge contributor to these alarming increases in fatalities. More...

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North Carolina Highway Safety Symposium 2016

by admin 10. August 2016 12:00

The North Carolina Highway Safety Symposium, is being held August 16-19 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC. Attendees will learn from State and National expert speakers on traffic safety issues, attend breakout sessions, network and have the opportunity to see the latest in products, services and technologies. More...

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111th Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference

by admin 10. August 2016 10:30

Distracted driving is a growing threat to our communities. If this is something you’re concerned about, stop by Laser Technology, Inc.'s booth at the 111th Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference.

This year's theme is "Public Safety in a Digital Age: Real Victims – Real Crime". Attendees will learn how technology is growing and becoming a threat to public safety. Laser Technology, Inc. will be showcasing products to help combat distractions while driving. More...

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TSA's Annual Summer Family Conference & Exhibition

by admin 19. July 2016 08:30

The annual Tennessee Sheriff's Association is holding their annual TSA Annual Family Conference & Exhibition on July 24-29 at the Sevierville Event Center in Sevierville, Tennessee. This is a Expo and Training for Sheriffs, Chief Deputies and other Law Enforcement Personnel in Tennessee. More...

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Highway2Enforcement Conference 2016

by admin 18. May 2016 11:49

Join us for the Highway2Enforcement Conference May 25-27 in Glade Springs, West Virginia. This conference is held annually and was WV's first ever conference focused on impaired driving. Nationally and internationally recognized Jermaine Galloway AKA Tall Cop is the opening keynote speaker for the conference. Attendees will enjoy breakout educational sessions, networking and the chance to see the latest in technology, products and services. More...

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One Officer, Six Months, 167 DWI Arrests

by rturriff 11. May 2016 11:48

Laser Technology, Inc. recently donated an LTI 20/20 TruSpeed S laser at the Monroe County STOP DWI Conference to Officer Sam Weech of the Rochester Police Department (RPD) to show appreciation for his dedication to the safety of NY roadways. He has been working in law enforcement for a total of 14 years, 12 of those being with the Rochester Police Department. More...

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Castle Rock PD Cracks Down on Distracted Drivers and Speeders

by admin 5. May 2016 13:05

The Ultimate Distracted Driving and Speed Enforcement Laser - LTI's TruCAM

The Castle Rock Police Department has joined in the crack down on speeders, distracted drivers and other violators with other law enforcement agencies in the Denver Metro area. A new speed enforcement tool, called the TruCAM, has been added to their inventory that helps officers see what is happening behind the wheel of violator's car.

LTI's TruCAM is an all-in-one handheld laser-based video and photo camera. The TruCAM allows officers to capture the violations on camera and replay the violations right there on the spot.

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Increase in Traffic Safety Awareness Means America's Roadways are Safer than Ever

by kharrold 12. January 2015 10:14

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently reported that there was a decline in traffic fatalities in 2013. Part of the United States Department of Transportation (DOT), the NHTSA annually releases data detailing many different traffic statistics, from deaths on roadways to drunken driving incidents, resulting in death. The 2013 Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) data tracks traffic crashes within the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. The NHTSA states that to be included in the data, a crash must include a motor vehicle driving on a public roadway and one or more deaths must occur within 30 days as a result of a crash. More...

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An Exciting Year at IACP 2014 for LTI

by admin 13. October 2014 11:26

Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) is gearing up for IACP Annual Conference and Expo. Exhibiting at booth #2043, LTI will be launching the new update to LaserSoft SpeedCapture App for the first time on Google Play at the show. A must see as this version is so much more robust, the older version pales in comparison! We will also be demonstrating ShareView for the PicoDigiCam unit. ShareView software More...

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Laser Technology, Inc. Presents Distracted Driving Solution at IACP

by kharrold 11. September 2014 08:45

The number of distracted drivers is growing at an alarming rate in all segments of the population making innovative technology necessary to improve enforcement. During an upcoming IACP Solutions Theatre Presentation, Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI), the National Sheriffs' Association and the National Law Enforcement Challenge are teaming up to talk about new technology, share best practices and exemplify successful campaigns that have positively impacted the epidemic of distracted driving. More...

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