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Unattended enforcement improves efficiency at Richmond

Traffic enforcement in Richmond upon Thames will gain in efficiency with the use of unattended enforcement platform which uses existing camera infrastructure. The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames is introducing unattended camera enforcement at a total of eight locations …

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Low US driver trust in autonomous parking despite performance

A survey by the AAA in America has found the majority of motorists prefer parking themselves despite autonomous control performing the task better. With the increasing level of autonomy in new vehicles and a growth in self-parking features in the …

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Cloud based mobile phone vehicular access control

Residents at a London residential complex have resolved parking issues with the installation of a vehicle barrier operated by mobile phone. The innovative installation at Waterford Way in Nortwest London was installed by Delta Security and provides residents with access …

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Enforcement vehicle use extends beyond parking control

A new CCTV enforcement vehicle is being demonstrated at Parkex event with extended application beyond parking control. Videalert is attending the Parkex 2015 event next week at the NEC in Birmingham with a new CCTV vehicle equipped with the company’s …

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Government approves relaxation on parking penalties

UK motorists have gained a grace period of five minutes on local authority parking enforcement. With local authorities in the UK tightening the screw on motorists with harsher and harsher enforcement regimes for parking and other offences, the Government has …

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Smart truck parking system prevents driving hours violations

Parking space occupancy detection eases rest break scheduling for commercial vehicle drivers on long routes. Installed at some motorway service areas in the Netherlands, Germany, Denmark and now in the USA, the SENSIT wireless vehicle detection system is proving to …

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Vehicle identification specialist invests in channel development

Nedap Identification Systems is bolstering its global growth in vehicle identification technology with the appointment of a new Senior Channel Development Manager. Part of its vehicle and people identification and vehicle detection business, automatic and wireless identification systems have wide …

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Law to make parking on Britain’s pavements illegal reaches second reading

Living Streets campaign group urges members of parliament to vote in favour of making pavement parking illegal as related bill receives second reading. The dangers and inconvenience to pedestrians of vehicles parked on pavements in Britain’s towns and cities may …

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Start of new school year signals season of increased rush-hour stress

A survey of parent and non-parent motorists reveal UK driver attitudes to the school run and the resulting congestion and aggravation that it causes around school areas. British Car Auctions (BCA) recently conducted a survey among 2000 UK motorists comprising …

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Tolling and parking to drive next growth phase in ANPR

Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) market to see a new phase of growth based on applications in parking and tolling systems. The identification of vehicles has gone through a number of stages of technical development in recent years with the …

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