Crowd Sourced Data - Cutting-Edge Technology for Traffic Safety

by mphippen 5. September 2012 12:57

God forbid the government check with the private sector before spending millions on a pilot program to demonstrate “This cutting-edge technology” called “Crowd Sourced Data” or CSD. INRIX, the largest provider of CSD has been gathering traffic data since 2005. “INRIX began by collecting data from long-haul freight trucks, local delivery trucks, taxi cabs, airport shuttles, etc… equipped with GPS receivers and two-way connectivity.” Fleet vehicles are still a major component of its system. “We provide the traffic information that helps them do next-day planning and plan their routes for all of their vehicles, says Jim Bak Communications Director for INRIX. More...

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L & W Engineering Participate in TT Police Caravan

by smiller 4. September 2012 15:11

L & W Engineering Equipment, Ltd., a dealer for Laser Technology, participated in the “Police Caravan”, a public awareness initiative done by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service which moves from district to district sensitizing the public of the activities of the police service. The Acting Police Commissioner was on-site at the Caravan's program and had a hands-on session / demonstration of the TruCAM with Monique of L&W. More...

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Distracted Driving...More Than a Simple Text

by mphippen 2. September 2012 11:52

What you see below are stats from the Los Angeles Central (Traffic) Bureau one of if not the largest Traffic Division in the world. Do you notice anything peculiar about them? Or do they look familiar? They should because they mirror every other major metropolitan area in the country. Top of the list is almost always excessive or ‘unsafe speed.’ More...

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Laser Technology Participating in the 2012 IACP Conference

by mphippen 31. August 2012 10:41

LTI is proud to announce our participation in this year’s IACP Conference in San Diego, CA., Sunday September 30 through Tuesday October 2nd. From our prominent location in the Exhibit Hall (Booth #4925) we will unveil the TruSpeed Sx™ designed to easily perform both speed detection and all mapping chores. Further, we have some other new exciting products 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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Speed Limit Enforcement in Trinidad

by admin 29. August 2012 13:59

TruCAM and TruSpeed S Provide Solutions to Managing Speed Enforcement

Driving too fast, causing unnecessary accidents, breaking the speed limit, this sounds all too familiar; and enforcing the speed limit is one of the major problems that law officers are dealing with in Trinidad and Tobago today.

CTV First Up Paul Richards and Jessie May Ventour interviews Brent Batson, Director of National Road Safety Council on the 'high tech' speed guns which were tested during early August in Trinidad, Tobago area. LTI TruCAM and TruSpeed S were used during the speed enforcement testing More...

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Visit LTI at the IATAI Annual Conference

by admin 29. August 2012 13:37

Laser Technology will be showcasing the new TruSpeed Sx, the latest in laser rangefinders for crash scene mapping technology. This laser sports a built-in tilt sensor, giving it the capability to measure both horizontal and vertical distance, making it perfect to handle mapping the scene of an accident. Swing by our booth to get a demonstration at the annual IATAI (Illinois Association of Technical Accident Investigators) conference on September 19-21, 2012 in East Peoria, IL.

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TISPOL Holds Speed Enforcement Campaign in Europe

by smiller 29. August 2012 11:12

Last week, the TISPOL (the European Traffic Police Network) held a week-long Speed Enforcement Campaign targeting speeding motorists in which over 27 countries throughout Europe participated. The operation forms a key part of TISPOL's strategy designed to reduce the number of people killed and or seriously injured on roads in Europe. 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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2012 International C.A.R.E. Conference

by admin 28. August 2012 09:24

On September 16-19, 2012, Laser Technology will be exhibiting at the annual C.A.R.E. (Combined Accident Reduction Effort) conference in Burlington, Vermont. Held at the Hilton Waterfront hotel More...

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