By 2018 the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) will impendent the Auto Electronic Tolls (AET) for cashless tolls. This system will allow motorists to pay tolls electronically without slowing down or fully stop at booths. Motorist that have EZ-Pass will continue to save double digital amounts. The PTC is currently studying other electronic methods for collect Continue Reading
On an annual average 15,000 people are injured as well as 210 fatalities in backover crashes occur. On a final ruling (March 31, 2014) NHSTA are requiring that all vehicles sold in the United States by May 2018 must be equipped with a rear camera, which is sometimes referred to as rear visual technology. The Continue Reading
Some radar guns were never approved for enforcing speed limits laws (issuing speeding tickets) on public roadways. Did anyone receive these type of speeding tickets?
Recently, my office has received several phone calls concerning strange radar units. After reviewing the discovery provided to the defendant, we determined the unit had odd outputs and issues with stability, which directly violates state and federal regulations and laws.
Many people receive traffic laser lidar speeding tickets from police officers, produce excuses to the court and not a real defense. As a matter of fact in some cases defendants claim defective speedometer, equipment issues, etc. The real issue is was the speed equipment operated properly or not. Secondly, was the lidar / laser working Continue Reading
The lastest radar device claims to pick direction and lane marking. Has anyone been ticketed by the new device?
In general their claims about the radar device are not true. The operator must perform certain procedures to track target vehicles.