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The ARC Network is the leading organization for accident reconstruction and traffic accident investigation. The ARC Network is largely an Internet-based organization providing it's member base the best online research content available, the best online resource for networking with your peers, the #1 online expert witness directory and the most useful online databases and tools to assist with your daily case requirement.
The ARC Network
Education | Research | Networking | Exposure
Welcome to 2014! We are now officially in the 16th year of running the ARC Network web site. Since inception we have grown to be the largest online portal web site for the accident reconstruction industry and also host the largest and most visited Expert Witness directory. This year we have some interesting ideas to build the success of the ARC Network and most importantly build more value for our loyal members.
The ARC Network is pleased to be your resource for everything Accident Reconstruction. Below you will find what's new in the Accident Reconstruction Industry.
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Accident Reconstruction LinkedIn Group
The Accident Reconstruction LinkedIn Group is fast apprroaching 900 members! this is a great way to network with your peers. Membership is free, you just need a LinkedIn account.
>> Go to the LinkedIn Group
Lightpoint Data provides collision reconstructionists with exemplar vehicle measurements for crush analysis. Our exemplar package includes high-quality photographs, completed Photomodeler and iWitness photogrammetry projects, and a DXF file for CAD.
Lightpoint Data was founded by Louis Peck, a mechanical engineer (M.S.M.E.) and ACTAR accredited collision reconstructionist with nearly ten years of experience. Lightpoint was created to help reconstructionists complete crush analyses quickly and accurately, without having to go through the trouble of locating and measuring an exemplar vehicle.
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free trial package!
If you have any questions about our products, or need a vehicle not currently listed in the database, please drop us a line. We can obtain exemplar measurements / photographs of most vehicles within 72 hours.
>> Visit the Lightpoint Data web site for complete information
Collision Magazine Volume 8 Issue 2
Fall 2013 - now available
Wrapping up our 8th year of bringing you the number one
publication for accident reconstruction and crash research,
we would like to offer you the opportunity to renew your
subscription or begin a new subscription to Collision Magazine.
For just $139.00 per year, we will deliver Collision Magazine directly to your mailbox. In addition to each issue you will
also receive the recent CDR Summit DVD and the ARC-CSI
Crash Conference DVD!
SUBSCRIBE or RENEW your subscription today and you won't miss another cutting-edge issue of Collision.
>> SUBSCRIPTION PAGE
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2014 Crash Data Retrieval User's Summit
Join us in Houston, TX for thhe 9th Annual CDR User's Summit. Registration is now open.
The CDR Summit is a comprehensive training summit to further the knowledge of those who use the Bosch CDT Tool or who are involved with the collection and analysis of vehicle crash data. This summit covers user applications, case studies, legal issues, legislation and future development of CDR and EDR data collection.
Car Airbags - Explained
CDR and Evaluating Fraudulent Claims
posted October 2013
A new video from Crash Data Group that explains all about Crash Data Retrieval, EDR data, Airbag Control Modules (ACM) and how they all work when evaluating fraudulent claims. If you would like a copy of this video for training, please email your request to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We would like to thank all our members who attended the 2013 ARC-CSI Crash Conference. We successfully conducted 8 full scale crash test in one, long, hot day! Below is one of the photos from the 2007 Toyota Yaris into a barrier at approx 53 mph! We look forward to seeing you next year...
Social Media for Accident Reconstruction
Get connected with Linked In, Facebook, YouTube and more for accident reconstruction professionals.
CDR Now Supports BWM and Volvo in Version release 10.0!
Bosch Diagnostics released CDR Version 10.0 software in December 2012. With that release there are two new ACM cables available allowing you to retrieve EDR data directly from supported BMW and Volvo vehicles.
For more information, please visit www.cdr-system.com
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Collision Connection E-Publication (Free)
Sign up today for you free subscription to Collision Connection, a free quarterly digital publication giving you a convenient summary of industry news and information in the crash research and traffic safety industry. This new publication has replaced our previous digital publication, The Accident Reconstruction Newsletter. Our previous newsletter was started in 1998 and ran until 2011 at which time we decided to broaden the scope.
Fill in the boxes below to start your free subscription.
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NEW! Crash Reconstruction Software for Law Enforcement - HVE-CSI
HVE-CSI is a unique version of Engineering Dynamics Corporation's HVE highway safety research software that focuses directly on the needs of the law enforcement crash reconstructionist. HVE-CSI provides the fundamental reconstruction and simulation capabilities used to investigate a crash by including two well known reconstruction software tools, EDCRASH and EDSMAC. These tools have been extensively validated, and results have been presented and accepted in courts worldwide for over 20 years.
HVE-CSI's ease-of-use and extremely affordable price mean the entire crash reconstruction team will be able to use the program, rather than limiting it to only a single team member.
Save when you purchase multiple licenses! For complete information on HVE-CSI please visit our web site.
Information about product capabilities or to request a demo CD of HVE-CSI, contact Crash Data Group Sales at 800.280.7940 or email email@example.com.
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Advertising on the ARC Network
The ARC Network offers advertising solutions to anyone interested in promoting their product or service to the industry of Accident Reconstruction and traffic accident investigation. If you want to target this industry, there is no better place to advertise. Feedback from our advertisers indicate the ARC Network provides the best return on investment and excellent qualified sales leads.
The ARC Network understands all advertising needs are different. We have highly effective advertising methods for your company to gain the most benefit from the ARC Network and to fit your advertising budget. For all the promotion and service we provide compared to prices of other web companies, print advertising and distribution lists you quickly realize the value of the ARC Network.
- Banner Advertising
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- Conference Exhibitor
- Print Advertising in Collision Magazine
- Conference Sponsorship(s)
- Package and Bundle Deals
To learn more about advertising on the ARC Network, please visit the Advertising Section.
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