TISPOL Speeding Enforcement Marathon Issues Over 120,000 tickets in 24 hours

by admin 11. May 2015 13:53

TISPOL, the European Traffic Police Network, held the first ever 24-hour speed enforcement marathon in early April. With 17 of the 22 participating countries so far providing data, there has been a whopping 122,581 speeding offences ticketed. German police issued the most with over 91,000 summons. More...

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West Australia Using UltraLyte with Long Range Lens for Speed Enforcement

by kharrold 2. October 2014 10:26

No nonsense enforcement recently started in the western part of Australia using the LTI 20/20 UltraLyte fashioned with a long-range lens, as seen in this video below. Australian news sources report that fines will be up to 5 times higher than before September 26, 2014, when the new enforcement began. The increased police presence and fines are warranted because Western Australia has one of the worst road safety records in the country. More...

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Why Write Tickets? Speed Enforcement Explained

by mphippen 1. August 2014 10:50

Laser Technology and its family of Traffic Safety lasers including the 25 year old Marksman, UltraLyte, TruSpeed, TruCam, TruSpeed S and Sx as well as Distance Between Cars (tailgating) firmware all accurately measure speed. Writing tickets with a bit of financial sting has proven to be the most effective way to remind motorists that speeding is not only a danger to themselves, but a danger to others as well. Both pedestrians and the motoring public are at risk. Slogans, PSA announcements, and statistic gathering don't come close to the personal attention law enforcement gives to speeders in the form of a ticket! More...

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Distracted Driving Ad Causes a Scene in Hong Kong Theaters

by kharrold 20. June 2014 09:59

The internet is abuzz about a public service advertisement sponsored by Volkswagen that was played as a movie trailer in Hong Kong. The mostly young adult moviegoers are shown a point-of-view clip of a driver on a rural roadway, when all of a sudden; everyone’s cell phones receive a new text message. The text was sent with a location based broadcaster and everyone in the audience reaches for their device, taking their eyes off the screen/road. The audience hears a loud noise and the movie screen is instantly a crash scene highlighting what can happen when you divert your attention for just a second. The screen then goes white and reads, "Mobile use is now the leading cause of death behind the wheel. A reminder to keep your eyes on the road." More...

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Consequences of Speeding - Powerful Video Ad

by mphippen 22. January 2014 10:08

LTI's Speed Enforcement Laser Speed Guns Help Save Lives...

Let's face it, nobody likes to be 'nailed' with an LTI TruSpeed or TruCam Laser Speed Gun and then be pulled over and ticketed! The $80 to $125 (or more) fine stings a little and is a sober reminder to slow down. This and other such blogs have driven it into our collective heads that "Speed Kills." You know the drill, the faster we travel the more time & distance it takes to stop. According to NHTSA excessive speed is a factor in 33% of all traffic related deaths. More...

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Hong Kong Begins Aggressive Driving / Speed Enforcement Campaign with TruCAM

by mphippen 14. December 2013 09:14

LTI 20-20 Marksman, UltraLyte 100LR, and now TruCAM represent the level of commitment the Hong Kong Police has toward highway safety. In a televised news report from Hong Kong last week, Laser Technology's TruCAM laser speed gun was featured alongside a new digital Breathalyzer. On December 15, 2013 the Police Department will begin an enforcement campaign to rein in aggressive and/or drunk drivers. More...

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Brazilian Police Surprise Speeders with New Speed Enforcement Tool

by mphippen 26. November 2013 11:31

The Key to Highway Safety on the Roads of Brazil - The TruSpeed S Laser Speed Device!

The Brazilian Federal Highway Police, knowing LTI to be the leader in laser-based speed enforcement tools, took a look at the TruSpeed S laser speed device and liked what they saw. The TruSpeed S is now currently being tested and used by the Brazilian Federal Highway Police to enforce the speed limit on their roadways. With the laser in hand, the Brazilian Federal Police managed to recently catch quite a few speed violators on a major stretch of highway in Brazil. More...

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TruCAM Plays Important Role in Revealing the Travesty of Texting While Driving!

by mphippen 12. November 2013 14:43

For nearly two years now we've repeatedly featured blogs pointing out the many examples death and injury caused by the deadly act of texting while driving. We also advised law enforcement professionals that TruCAM is the perfect tool for the difficult task of enforcing anti-texting laws. Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse…it does! More...

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Webinar Video & Recap: Grant Writing Guidance For Traffic Safety Equipment

by admin 17. September 2013 11:29

On August 28th, LTI co-hosted a webinar with Jeff Merriman, discussing how law enforcement agencies can be more successful in writing and winning grant awards for traffic safety equipment. These hard economic times have made it tough and highly competitive for departments to get funding they need, so this webinar focused on best practices and strategies, as well as steps that can help you achieve your initiative.

Watch the webinar video here to learn more about: More...

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Officers Use LTI UltraLyte to Help Keep School Zones Safe

by mphippen 3. September 2013 12:34

Laser Technology is truly proud of our contribution to traffic safety over the years and our family of Laser based instruments has improved the lives of traffic officers worldwide providing precision tools for capturing speeds, aggressive drivers, and accident reconstruction. The UltraLyte series of laser speed guns is second to none when it comes to enforcing our speed laws. Here is vivid proof:

Okay ladies and gentlemen, parents, and drivers everywhere, school is officially back in session. In a news story released last week Douglas County deputies were taking care our little ones had safe passage while returning to school. More...

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