THE METHODOLOGY OF INVESTIGATING ACCIDENTS DURING DARKNESS FROM THE LEGAL AND ILLUMINATION ENGINEERING VIEWPOINTS

DIE METHODIK DER AUFKLAERUNG VON DUNKELHEITSUNFAELLEN AUS RECHTLICHER UND LICHTTECHNISCHER SICHT

THE LAWS SPECIFY ONLY THE LIGHT INTENSITY OF HIGH BEAMS AND DIPPED HEADLIGHTS; THE EFFECTIVENESS OF VEHICLE LIGHTING IS NOT, HOWEVER, DEFINED. THE TERMS LUMINANCE AND LEVEL OF ADAPTATION AS WELL AS GLARE ARE EXPLAINED. THE ROLE OF ILLUMINATION EXPERTS IS EXPLAINED AND THE PECULIARITIES OF COOPERATION BETWEEN EXPERTS AND LAWYERS ARE TREATED. DETAILS OF THE PHYSICAL UNITS AND EXPRESSIONS RELEVANT TO ILLUMINATION ENGINEERING, WHICH ARISE IN EVIDENCE AND THE PRINCIPLES OF PRESENTING EVIDENCE, MEASUREMENT PRACTICE AND THE EVALUATION OF MEASUREMENT RESULTS ARE ILLUSTRATED, IN ORDER TO SIMPLIFY EVIDENCE WITH REGARD TO LIGHTING, FOR LAWYERS INVOLVED IN TRAFFIC.

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: 253-63
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01300224
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 7:45AM