Infographic: The Link Between Cell Phone Use and Fatal Car Crashes

“If cell phone distraction is an important factor in crash fatalities, why don’t we have a complete picture of the crashes that involve drivers using cell phones?” This is the question posed in the National Safety Council’s (NSC) “The Underreporting of Cell Phone Involvement in Fatal Crash Crashes” infographic, which was released along with a report suggesting cell phone distractions are underreported in car crashes. According to the infographic, data alone cannot capture the full problem of cell phone distraction on our roads. Even when drivers admitted to using a cell phone at the time of a crash, for example, cell phones were coded in fatal crashes only 50 percent […]

JBL loudspeakers meet 90-deg audio task in church

Paul Milligan, May 10, 2013 Be the first to comment on this article JBL speakers proved to be a saviour after St. Andrew’s Church in Churchdown, Gloucester, decided to re-orientate its interior through 90-degrees to accommodate its growing congregation. Revolution Multimedia was the integrator on the project, with kit supplied by Sound Technology. St Andrews Church, Gloucester Three JBL CBT70J loudspeakers were wall-mounted at intervals high up on the long wall above the vaulted windows, while the fourth column speaker is a black JBL CBT50LA. Two floor-standing JBL ASB 6112 1000W single 12in subs provide LF extension. The seating has been covered in cloth, providing a […]

MLA to pump out the beats on Paul Kalkbrenner European tour

Paul Kalkbrenner tour For the current Guten Tag tour, which takes in most European countries, Complete Audio is providing 26 MLA enclosures, two MLD Downfills, 16 MLA Compacts and 18 MLX subs (scalable to suit the venue). The main hang normally ranges between 9-13 MLA plus MLD, in L/R configuration, with MLA Compacts flown as outfills where necessary — and other nearfills and infills applied, depending on venue size. For the stage, a pair of Martin Audio LE1500 wedge monitors, in L/R stereo, have been deployed along with two WS218X subs, while the support DJ acts also have access to a pair of LE1500s and a WS218X. Your Comment Cancel […]