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by brian
Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:49 pm
Forum: Collision & Trajectory Analysis
Topic: Some Momentum Misconceptions
Replies: 3
Views: 6076

Re: Some Momentum Misconceptions

In re-reading my response, one might interpret my message to mean you MUST run SMAC for every accident reconstruction. That is not what i meant. The main point of emphasis with respect to Momentum Solutions is to perform a sensitivity study. Far too often we encounter ‘experts’ who present a single ...
by brian
Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:49 pm
Forum: msmac3D General Q&A
Topic: Some Momentum Misconceptions
Replies: 2
Views: 180

Re: Some Momentum Misconceptions

In re-reading my response, one might interpret my message to mean you MUST run SMAC for every accident reconstruction. That is not what i meant. The main point of emphasis with respect to Momentum Solutions is to perform a sensitivity study. Far too often we encounter ‘experts’ who present a single ...
by brian
Tue Oct 06, 2009 11:23 am
Forum: Misc Topics & News!
Topic: NYTimes.com Links
Replies: 1
Views: 1684

NYTimes.com Links

NOTE: In this forum we have links to many online news resources. One of them is NYTimes.com . For some vey bad business decisions by pencil pushers at NYTimes.com all external links to archives of NYTimes.com require that you register your email address. It doesn't cost anything. It's free. But is ...
by brian
Tue Oct 06, 2009 11:10 am
Forum: Distracted Driving News and Information
Topic: "Intexticated" Drivers
Replies: 10
Views: 9548

Re: "Intexticated" Drivers

Interesting Op-Ed Contribution: Thumbs on the Wheel NY Times, By MARK A. SHIFFRIN and AVI SILBERSCHATZ, Published: October 4, 2009 PRESIDENT Obama has forbidden federal employees from texting while driving. The federal Transportation Department plans to do the same for commercial-truck and Interstat...
by brian
Sat Oct 03, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: Distracted Driving News and Information
Topic: "Intexticated" Drivers
Replies: 10
Views: 9548

Re: "Intexticated" Drivers

Obama bans gov't workers from texting while driving 01 Oct 2009 20:52:16 GMT,Source: Reuters WASHINGTON, Oct 1 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday signed an order banning federal workers from text messaging while driving on official business or using government vehicles. "With nearl...
by brian
Thu Oct 01, 2009 11:43 am
Forum: Crash Reconstruction News!
Topic: at 60 MPH, Office Work is High Risk
Replies: 0
Views: 1415

at 60 MPH, Office Work is High Risk

From the Driven to Distraction series in the NY Times At 60 MPH, Office Work is High Risk NY Times, By MATT RICHTEL,Published: September 30, 2009,JOPLIN, Mo. Exerpts from the article: On Wednesday, (also see thread US DOT Distracted Driver Summit ) the Transportation secretary, Ray LaHood, called th...
by brian
Wed Sep 30, 2009 12:58 pm
Forum: Highway Safety Issues
Topic: US DOT Distracted Driver Summit
Replies: 4
Views: 3800

Re: US DOT Distracted Driver Summit

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Kicks Off Historic Summit to Tackle Dangers of Distracted Driving. New Research Finds Increase in Use of Hand-Held Devices Among All Drivers WASHINGTON - Leading the call for a cultural shift in how Americans view safe driving, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood...
by brian
Wed Sep 30, 2009 12:47 pm
Forum: Highway Safety Issues
Topic: 2008 NHTSA Traffic Safety Facts - Deaths drop by 10%!
Replies: 0
Views: 1678

2008 NHTSA Traffic Safety Facts - Deaths drop by 10%!

Something Good in a Lousy Economy ...Vehicle Deaths drop 10%! Vehicle Deaths Drop by 10 Percent New York Times, Sept 30, 2009 WASHINGTON — Motor vehicle deaths dropped nearly 10 percent in 2008 compared with 2007, pushing down all transportation deaths, the National Transportation Safety Board said...
by brian
Wed Sep 30, 2009 12:26 pm
Forum: Vehicle Safety Issues
Topic: Vehicle Recalls
Replies: 9
Views: 7545

Vehicle Recalls

This thread will be used to post news on major vehicle recall notices OTHER than Toyota. Because Toyota has so dominated the news, we created a separate thread for Toyota Vehicle Recalls under the new McHenry Software Forum heading Toyota Turmoil News Please note you should also check the NHTSA Save...
by brian
Wed Sep 30, 2009 12:26 pm
Forum: Toyota Turmoil News!
Topic: Toyota Vehicle Recalls
Replies: 16
Views: 11007

Toyota Vehicle Recalls

The Vehicle Recalls topic is now split into this thread, which will be used to post news on Toyota vehicle recall notices and information, and the 'Other vehicles' news thread Vehicle Recalls The split was due to the traffic on Toyota Recalls. Please note you should also check the NHTSA Savercar.gov...