Tag: RADAR
July 16, 2024

Should You Mount RADAR Antennas Outside the Vehicle?

Speeding was the contributing factor in nearly thirty percent of all traffic fatalities in 2022, reports the National Safety Council. Speeding kills an average of more than thirty-three people every day. RADAR Tools for Law Enforcement Provide a Solution Christian Andreas Doppler first defined the concept in 1842 as what has become the foundation for […]

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June 27, 2024

7 Best Places to Use Messaging Trailers

Variable messaging signs (VMS) often have a significant impact on drivers to get them to slow down and take in an important and timely message. Alerts and messages keep everyone on the road informed, on track, and safe. Because of their versatility, VMS trailers are ideal for a variety of uses. They can help direct […]

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June 20, 2024

Why Is RADAR and LIDAR Training and Certification Important?

Technological advancements continue to shape the operational effectiveness of law enforcement. As technology-based tools become more prevalent in police work, it is vital that officers be proficient in working with them. Training and certification for tools like handheld RADAR, in-car RADAR, and LIDAR devices is an essential part of this preparedness.  As speed measurement tools, […]

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June 4, 2024

How to Manage Tourist Influx in Beach and Lake Towns with Speed Awareness Products

It is officially summer vacation season, which means that over the coming months, families across the country will be traveling to enjoy sunny excursions.  Travel numbers reached an all-time high over the weekend of Memorial Day 2024 with the TSA accounting for 2,951,163 individuals at checkpoints nationwide, marking the unofficial start of the summer travel […]

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May 28, 2024

How to Make Your School’s Campus a Safer Place

As schools across the country celebrate graduations and begin to transition to summer schedules, most campuses have fewer people and reduced traffic. With school on break, especially an extended one like summer, it becomes the opportune time for making your campus a safer place for the students, faculty, staff, and even the local neighborhood. As […]

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April 15, 2024

Which Sports Can Benefit from Sports RADAR?

Athletes of all ages work every day to improve their skills in order to take their game to the next level. From young sports enthusiasts to professional athletes, it’s all about training. In a few short months, the eyes of the world will be on Paris, France as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad (Paris […]

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March 22, 2024

4 Speed Awareness Products to Manage a Record-High Number of U.S. Drivers on the Road

There were an estimated 243 million licensed drivers in the United States in 2023, states Consumer Affairs. For the first time since COVID-19, we’re seeing an increase in licensed drivers, about two percent, and that number is projected to trend upward in the next two to three years. More licensed drivers typically means more drivers […]

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March 15, 2024

Why Dangerous Driving Is Surging in America

In the United States, more than 278 million personal and commercial vehicles were registered to drivers in 2022, reports Forbes. In that same year, an estimated 43,000 people (NHTSA) died on American roadways due to motor vehicle crashes. While that yearly number (the most recent statistical data) is slightly lower compared to 2021, we have […]

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March 1, 2024

How Often Should You Replace Your RADAR Equipment?

The question of how often law enforcement agencies should replace RADAR (Radio Detection and Ranging) equipment varies depending on a number of different factors, including the type of RADAR technology. The budget of individual agencies is also an important consideration. Generally speaking, police departments try to keep their equipment up-to-date to ensure reliability in speed […]

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February 26, 2024

Kustom Signals 2023 Year In Review

2024 is off to a great start for Kustom Signals and, like last year, it is looking to be another great year of innovation and achievements. As we anticipate this year’s new developments, let’s take a quick look back at some of our most significant highlights from 2023. Argus Joins the Kustom Signals Product Line […]

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