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Record Everything With A Car Dash Cam

Car dash cams are becoming popular pieces of safety equipment in cars and vehicles all over the world. People who have them love them because of the extra layer of security they add to every drive. They’re convenient, affordable, and […]

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Avoid Costly Accidents with a Reversing Camera

As reversing cameras become more and more common as standard equipment on new cars, you might feel like you’re falling behind on car tech if your vehicle doesn’t have one. Even if your car is new or just a couple […]

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Portable Radar/Laser Detectors to Consider for Your Vehicle

When we think of safety equipment in a vehicle, we usually think of seat belts, airbags, or other traditional car safety gear. But what about protection from speeding into an accident or other dangerous situation? Having a radar/laser detector in […]

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Make your Drive Safer with a Reversing Camera

Reversing cameras are becoming common standard equipment on new cars for good reasons. A reversing camera can add a layer of safety not just for you, but for other motorists and pedestrians. With improved safety in cars also often comes […]

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Capture The Evidence You Need With A Vehicle Drive Recorder

It’s a fleet manager or professional driver’s worst nightmare. An accident happens, you or your driver aren’t at fault, but everyone has a different story for insurers and for the authorities. You can prevent this from happening by equipping your […]

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You Won’t Believe what this Radar Laser Detector can Do

Radar detector technology has come a long way since its inception. They get more advanced and more sophisticated every year with new technologies and better design. There’s one radar detector in particular that blows away every other competing model. Before […]

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Safer Driving with the Escort Redline Pro A Radar Detector

An essential piece of safety equipment you should consider for your vehicle is a radar/laser detector. A good radar/laser detector can improve the safety of your drive by helping you to monitor your speed. If you find yourself losing track […]

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Protecting your Fleet with Radar/Laser Detectors

Speeding fines are irritating and expensive. When you or someone in your fleet gets a speeding ticket, it’s a business expense that’s totally preventable. Not to mention the risk of you or your fleet driver losing their license. Since it’s […]

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Dash Cams: Bonus Features To Look For

Dash cams are becoming popular accessories for drivers everywhere. We don’t usually think of cameras as being safety equipment, but modern dash cams have become so advanced that they make a big impact on our safety on the road. If […]

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Reversing Camera Technology For Passenger Vehicles

Crashing into something (or someone) while driving in reverse is a very unpleasant experience. People usually bump into bollards and signs leaving only minor scratches and dents, but when you reverse into a person or another car, the outcome can […]

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Make Reversing a Whole Lot Easier & Safer with a Reverse Camera

No matter how careful or how cautious we are, there is always a chance we’re going to miss something when we reverse our vehicles – a steel bollard, a tree, rubbish bin, a mailbox. But many more serious accidents happen […]

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Speed Measuring Equipment in Australia

Through the Freedom of Information Act, we were able to obtain full lists for each state of every speed measuring device (speed cameras, laser guns and radar guns) currently used in Australia. As we all know, technology changes and police departments […]

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Motorists Beware: New Speeding Camera Trap In WA

Western Australian motorists need to be aware of a new type of speeding camera trap being introduced into the state. The cameras, also known as point-to-point speed cameras or average speed cameras, automatically records the time a particular vehicle has […]

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Commercial Reversing Camera Systems Reduce Blind Spot Hazards

Commercial vehicles usually operate at a tight schedule, and even if not, time is often a key component of the services they provide. When drivers are rushing to complete service calls, deliveries and pickups on time sometimes safety may take […]

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Using Dash Cams To Save Against Insurance Fraud & Unfair Fines

If you’re an experienced driver, you’ve probably seen your share of road rage, risky driving and collisions. You may have also found yourself in one of those close calls that make you slam the brakes putting yourself and other passengers […]

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Queensland Police Rollout High-tech Speed Camera

Drivers travelling through north-west Queensland will need to be extra vigilant now as police have fielded the Vitronic Poliscan laser speed camera. This new camera has the ability to check the speed of a number of cars and over several lanes at […]

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Speed Camera Theft Doesn’t Actually Prevent A Fine

A speeding motorist perhaps at the thought of receiving a fine cut the casing from a 4 metre pole in Launceston Tasmania and stole the camera. Police say the thief or thieves would have used a portable angle grinder and […]

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Are Police Officers Unfairly Penalising Drivers?

Speak to many motorists in Australia and they’ll say speed cameras are placed in optimal spots to raise revenue for the government and not actually to reduce speeding behaviour. Motorists are often caught out by unfair tactics by police using […]

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Dash Cam Buyer’s Guide

We have all seen Dash Cam videos on YouTube and on TV – the funny, the scary and even the bizarre. Previously only police cars had Dash Cams installed, but as prices have dropped, ordinary people have started installing them […]

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How does a Speed Camera or Radar Gun work?

To understand how radar detectors work, you first have to know what they’re detecting. The concept of measuring vehicle speed with radar is very simple. A basic speed gun is just a radio transmitter and receiver combined into one unit. […]

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NESA Robust Rear View Camera Article

Limited driver view can be a big problem for large and heavy vehicles. The potential damage to smaller vehicles, other assets and injury to ground personnel is a constant concern for operators. Fortunately Neltronics (and NESA) have an answer with […]

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Vehicle Reverse Cameras Prevent “Oh Bugger!”

Nothing worse than hitting a pole, tree or other fixed object that you couldn’t see when you were reversing your car. Take for example, the field of view we are accustomed to while driving a vehicle and the numerous blind […]

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Cameras Reduce Reversing Mishaps

One of the biggest challenges that those driving large semi-trucks must master when obtaining their license is learning to successfully reverse these vehicles into seemingly impossible loading zones.  Many buildings and warehouses were designed to maximize the space they have […]

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Employing Reverse Camera Technological Innovations

The first ever self-driving semi-truck has been released onto the world and employs numerous cutting edge technologies that allow this behemoth of a vehicle to navigate the roads completely free from human intervention.  While this revolution in human ingenuity is […]

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Improve Driving Safety with Reverse Cameras

Imagine this typical scenario, you walk out of your home and get into your car and get situated within the driver’s seat.  You fasten your seatbelt, check your mirrors for any obstacles and slowly slip the car into reverse to […]

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Protecting Drivers From Hidden Dangers With Vehicle Reverse Cameras

We all feel confident in our ability as a driver and think that our own vigilance will protect us from potential accidents.  We double check the perimeter of the vehicle, we adjust our mirrors, but no amount of checking and […]

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Driving Made Easy With Reversing Cameras

We live in an era of unparalleled dynamism. New innovations in technology have contributed to a great extent in making our lives easier. Modern technological marvels have helped achieve things that were considered unachievable in previous years. Devices like laptops […]

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The Russian Dashcam Revolution

Courtesy: Sunday Night / Channel 7 / Reporter: Denham Hitchcock / Producer: Dale Padget / Air Date: September 1, 2014 Russia’s viral videos are a windscreen-wide view of the high-risk behavior and unlawfulness on their roads. Sunday Night reporter Denham […]

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Tougher traffic penalties for West Australian drivers

CALLA WAHLQUIST and AAP PerthNow July 03, 2014 Road Safety Minister Liza Harvey announces tougher traffic penalties — $400 fine for mobile use DRIVERS caught using a mobile phone can expect a $400 fine — up from $250 — under […]

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‘Double-whammy fines’: Police use speed cameras to nab mobile users

The West Australian – 5th June 2014 WA Police are using roadside speed cameras to catch drivers using mobile phones behind the wheel, in a West Australian first. In what police have branded “double-whammy fines” against chatterbox leadfoots, traffic intelligence […]

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