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by MSI
Thu Jan 07, 2010 9:32 am
Forum: Distracted Driving News and Information
Topic: Dashboard Internet gives drivers a new distraction
Replies: 1
Views: 2201

Dashboard Internet gives drivers a new distraction

Just when you thought public opinion on limiting cell phone use and eliminating texting while driving was gaining traction, certain high-tech companies want to up the ante of distracted driving by adding all sorts of new technological distractions to a dashboard near YOU! Dashboard Internet gives dr...
by MSI
Wed Dec 30, 2009 12:22 pm
Forum: Toyota Turmoil News!
Topic: Toyota is 1st in safety recalls for 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 1912

Toyota is 1st in safety recalls for 2009

Dec. 30, 2009, Toyota's 1st in safety recalls for 1st time Automaker struggles as acceleration problem lingers BY JUSTIN HYDE, DETROIT FREE PRESS WASHINGTON STAFF WASHINGTON -- In a first, Toyota led the U.S. auto industry in recalled vehicles this year, thanks to its largest safety-related problem ...
by MSI
Tue Dec 15, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Litigation Topics and News!
Topic: Are ALL of your e-mails being reviewed by your boss?
Replies: 6
Views: 4364

Re: Are ALL of your e-mails being reviewed by your boss?

Supreme Court Takes Texting Case Dec 15, 2009: New York Times, Adam Liptak The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to decide whether a police department violated the constitutional privacy rights of an employee when it inspected personal text messages sent and received on a government pager. The case op...
by MSI
Thu Dec 10, 2009 10:32 am
Forum: Welcome! Please Read!
Topic: Unexpected expired license message?
Replies: 0
Views: 2801

Unexpected expired license message?

Q: I am getting a message that tell me I have an expired copy of MSMAC. We sent in a renewal Back in September? A: couple quick things to check: 1) Have you saved the licensekey.txt file to the msoft directory? (or whatever installation directory you chose for medit32?) Sometimes users install to a ...
by MSI
Fri Dec 04, 2009 10:09 am
Forum: TBI, Concussions, Head Injury
Topic: Traumatic Brain Injury
Replies: 8
Views: 7314

Re: Traumatic Brain Injury

Dec 4, 2009: The NFL's move to change the rules to try to limit concussion type injuries, for example to stop running backs from lowering their heads to try to blast through defenders is met with skepticism from players who fear the rule changes will change the game: Talk of Ending a Running Style R...
by MSI
Fri Nov 20, 2009 12:08 am
Forum: Highway Safety Issues
Topic: Motorcoach Safety Plan - Roadway infastructure not included?
Replies: 2
Views: 3715

Re: Motorcoach Safety Plan - Roadway infastructure not included?

Nov 19, 2009: Bus company: Driver in Minn. crash had aneurysm By JEFF BAENEN,Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A tour bus driver suffered a ruptured aneurysm just before the bus veered off a southern Minnesota interstate and crashed, killing two people and injuring 20, the owner of the bus compan...
by MSI
Thu Nov 19, 2009 10:03 pm
Forum: Collision & Trajectory Analysis
Topic: What is the preferred Pole/Tree Collision analysis method?
Replies: 3
Views: 5687

Re: What is the preferred Pole/Tree Collision analysis metho

The following are some Pole impact tests and papers. There seems to be a battle of companies. SEA out of Ohio and Collision Safety out of Utah. The following is a list of some papers, in no particular order, from those organizations about pole impacts which include full-scale crash test data, etc. S...
by MSI
Tue Nov 17, 2009 7:17 pm
Forum: Highway Safety Issues
Topic: Motorcoach Safety Plan - Roadway infastructure not included?
Replies: 2
Views: 3715

Motorcoach Safety Plan - Roadway infastructure not included?

November 16, 2009: Today DOT announced a Motorcoach safety plan which did not include any issues about roadway infastructure. Perhaps in recognition of the futility of trying to design roadways to be able to contain errant Motorcoaches? The study was probably brought about in part due to the 22 deat...
by MSI
Mon Nov 16, 2009 4:08 pm
Forum: Misc Topics & News!
Topic: Why take a Bugatti Veyron for a swim?
Replies: 2
Views: 2802

Re: For fun? Bugatti Veyron goes for a swim

some additinal information on the Bugati Some questions/comments from the boys at TopGear on Video: that Bugatti lagoon crash . For some background on the Bugatti Veyron also see TopGear Veyron vs McLaren F1: part 1 : Richard Hammond and the Stig race the two greatest supercars in history… on a clos...
by MSI
Mon Nov 09, 2009 8:15 pm
Forum: Collision & Trajectory Analysis
Topic: What is the preferred Pole/Tree Collision analysis method?
Replies: 3
Views: 5687

What is the preferred Pole/Tree Collision analysis method?

Depending on the nature of the physical evidence in pole/tree collisions, two separate analytical approaches may be applicable to approximate vehicle speed and impact severity. One approach is based on the vehicle motions preceding and following the collision. In cases where motions subsequent to th...