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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 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.

Collision Volume 8, Issue 2

Analysis of Event Data Recorder Delta-V Reporting in the IIHS Small Overlap Crash Test

Collision Volume 8, Issue 2

Differentiating Potentially Causal Precrash Component Damage from Crash Damage

Collision Volume 8, Issue 2

Driver Distraction: Obtaining Mobile Device Digital Evidence

Collision Volume 8, Issue 2

Evidence Sometimes Overlooked During Vehicle Inspections

Collision Volume 8, Issue 2

Hyundai and Kia Crash Data: the Indispensable Compendium

Collision Volume 8, Issue 2

Bombardier Can - Am Spyder Braking and Acceleration Testing

Collision Volume 8, Issue 2

My Turn at the Wheel: "Think of a Number, ..."


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Volume 8, Issue 2, Fall 2013

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This issue of Collision features the most detailed and in-depth analysis of Hyundai and Kia crash data published to date. This extensive review of the functionality of the Hyundai-Kia "EDR Tool," application in crash tests and real-world examples is the follow up to the preliminary review found in the last issue of Collision.

In addition, in "Differentiating Potentially Causal Pre-crash Component Damage from Crash Damage" we get a look at methods for evaluating damaged components and an iterative method of investigating the potential of a pre-crash mechanical failure which may have lead to or contributed to a crash. That analysis is carried on into the interesting look at vehicle examinations in "Evidence Sometimes Overlooked During Vehicle Inspections." A look at distracted driving, three wheel motorcycle friction testing and an examination of crash data in small overlap tests conducted by the IIHS and the effect of rotation rounds out the contents of this indispensable issue of Collision magazine.

ARC-CSI Crash Conference

2014 ARC-CSI Crash Conference
June 2-5, 2014
Las Vegas Motor Speedway & Palace Station Hotel

The ARC-CSI Crash Conference is held annually in Las Vegas, NV. Every year for the past 12 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

2014 CDR User's Summit
January 27-29, 2014
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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