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is the number one publication for accident reconstruction, traffic investigation and crash research.

Over the course of the last 8 years, Collision Magazine has become the preeminent crash reconstruction print publication providing subscribers with access to timely, reliable and fresh research, thought-provoking reconstruction related studies and meaningful crash test data from multiple sources.  A semi-annual publication, Collision Magazine serves crash reconstructionists from the government and private sectors internationally. 

Every issue of Collision Magazine is packed with new, invaluable information on a variety of topics. Moreover, included with every issue is a data DVD compendium of the proceedings of either the ARC-CSI Crash Conference or the CDR User's Summit including presentations, reference material, crash data, videos, photos, and much more.

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Collision Volume 9, Issue 1

3 Dimensional Simulation of a Crash Test in SIMON

Collision Volume 9, Issue 1

An Amazing Speed Computation

Collision Volume 9, Issue 1

Analysis of Motorcycle and Rider Limits on a Curve

Collision Volume 9, Issue 1

Signs of a Wreck


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Volume 9, Issue 1, Spring 2014

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Those who follow Collision Magazine closely might have noticed this issue has come out a little later than usual. There are a couple reasons, not the least of which is an effort to tie the feature article by Dan Wyatt about detecting inadequately repaired vehicles with a crash test from this year’s ARC-CSI Crash Conference using a car that was not only inadequately repaired but the flaws in the “repairs” were documented by the author (Wyatt). Being able to tie the two together should, we hope, provide at the very least food-for-thought to our readers who may have encountered vehicles involved in crashes they investigate and analyze which may have been previously crashed and then inadequately repaired.

Other articles include "Analysis of Motorcycle and Rider Limits on a Curve", "Three Dimensional Simulation of a Crash Test Series in SIMON Utilizing A, B, C and D Stiffness Coefficients" and more. This issue also includes the 2014 CDR User's Summit Data DVD.

Collision Magazine Special Edition Hyundai Kia EDRCollision Magazine Special Edition #1
Hyundai & Kia Crash Data The Indispensable Compendium
Limited Press Release

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Collision Publishing is pleased to announce the first Special Edition of Collision Magazine. Due to the response of the Hyundai/Kia articles in the past two issues of Collision (Volume 8, Issues 1 and 2), we have reprinted two of those articles together in this special edition. This is a limited press release. The special edition is printed with the same quality and detail you have come to expect with Collision Magazine.

The Special Edition #1 contains the following articles:

  • Hyundai & Kia Crash Data a Preliminary Overview (1st published in Collision Vol. 8, Issue 1)
  • Hyundai & Kia Crash Data Compendium (1st published in Collision Vol. 8, Issue 2)
    • General Functionality of the Hyundai & Kia EDR Tool(s)
    • A Review of Hyundai & Kia Crash Data from "Real World" Crashes
    • A Review of Crash Testing Involving Hyundai & Kia Vehicles
    • Coverage Spoofing: Data From Unsupported Hyundai & Kia Vehicles

This issue is available for purchase for only $29.00 plus shipping. Please note this issue is NOT included with the Collision Magazine subscription, it is an optional special edition printing. Also note, if you already purchased Collision Volume 8, issues 1 & 2, you already have these articles. This special edition simply combines both articles in one convenient resource.

ARC-CSI Crash Conference

2015 ARC-CSI Crash Conference
June 1-4, 2015
Las Vegas Motor Speedway & Palace Station Hotel

The ARC-CSI Crash Conference is held annually in Las Vegas, NV. Every year for the past 13 years running, the ARC-CSI Crash team has conducted multiple instrumented and documented full scale crash tests which have consistently been noted for their value as the basis for research and as reference in other research and projects. Without fail, conference attendees leave the conference with a complete collection of the detailed crash data, photos and video.

CDR User's Summit

2015 CDR User's Summit
January 26-28, 2015
Houston, TX

The annual CDR User's Summit is a comprehensive summit to further the knowledge of those who use the Bosch CDR 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. This is also the perfect venue to network with other experts in your industry, auto manufacturers and Bosch associates. This 3-day summit will prove to be an invaluable learning experience for the CDR User.


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