In a split second your life can be changed, in a traffic accident. It the job of an accident engineer to determine the proximate cause of traffic accidents.
Theory of Police Traffic Radar: Police Traffic Radar speed measuring devices that are used by law enforcement to issue speeding violations, which uses an electronic beam. The police officer activates the unit at the moving targeted vehicle, in which the beam strikes the target and reflects back to the radar unit and the police officer […]
Lidar / Laser Speeding – How Police Laser / Lidar Works? (Theory): Laser / Lidar speed measuring devices that are used to issue speeding tickets, uses an infrared light that strikes a targeted vehicle reflects this light back to the lidar device in which the officer reads the display. SOP (Standard Operating Procedure): The LASER […]
Probable Cause Stops – Reasons Definitions of Probable Cause; “A well-grounded suspicion that a crime has been or is being committed”, such as violating traffic laws, e.g. speeding, signals, signs, pavement marking. Reasons for Traffic Stop – Probable Cause: If this traffic stop to be legal the officer must meet certain elements, such […]
With the advancement of technology, more police departments are using technology to their advantage concerning probable cause traffic stops (Tate) in relationship to speed measuring devices such as radar, laser/lidar, pacing, gap timing and traffic control devices (stop signs, traffic lights and pavement markings). In essence, the police officer uses traffic violations (tickets) as an […]