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New CDR Hardware Release on Sale
In October 2013, Bosch released CDR software version 12.0.
New for CDR v12.0 is the addition of model year 2014 MINI vehicles vehicles along with the addition of a new BMW ACM 2 CDR cable (F00K108797) and new Mercedes-Benz ACM 2 CDR cable (F00K108801) and of course, new model year support for existing brands. For more information about this new release and renewing or purchasing a new CDR software subscription, click here.
Pre-Sale Promotion for New CDRHardware
BMW 2 and Mercedes-Benz 2
With the coming release of the new CDR Software version, Crash Data Group is offering a limited time, pre-sale promotion of the new ACM cables. Purchase the new Mercedes ACM 2 and BMW ACM 2 cables together and save $50.00 of the MSRP price! Hurry, this offer ends October 31, 2013.
Note: The new CDR software for MINI vehicles and Mercedes are limited to vehicles sold in the USA and NOTvehicles sold in other regions. At this time, Bosch cannot verify if or when other regions will be included in the CDR software. Canadian customers please contact Crash Data Group.
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.
Get all the details at the CDR Summit web site - www.cdrsummit.com
New Crash Reconstruction Courses added to Event Calendar
The Massachusetts State Police is hosting a portfolio of crash reconstruction courses in conjunction with Northwestern University Center for Public Safety. Listed below are the courses being offered:
- Preserving and Analyzing Information from Heavy Vehicle EDRs:
December 9-13, 2014 - PDF
- Crash Investigation 1: February 10-21, 2014 - PDF
- Crash Investigation 2: March 3-14, 2014 - PDF
- Vehicle Dynamics: March 31- April 4, 2014 - PDF
- Traffic Crash Reconstruction 1: June 2-13, 2014 - PDF
- Traffic Crash Reconstruction 2: June 23-27, 2014 - PDF
- Heavy Vehicle Crash Reconstruction: August 18-22, 2014 - PDF
Please visit the ARC Network events calendar for a full, searchable listing of upcoming events for accident reconstruction.
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Accident Reconstruction LinkedIn Group
The Accident Reconstruction LinkedIn Group now has over 800 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
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
Collision Magazine Volume 8 Issue 1
Spring 2013 - now available
Beginning 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.
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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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