Accident Investigation (CRJ115)
3.0 Semester Hours
This course provides a study of the evolution of vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The needs, trends and hazards of the driver, vehicle and roadway are examined. Students are introduced to the components of accident investigation with an emphasis on obtaining, recording and interpreting information to successfully reconstruct an accident scene. The course also includes the following topics: the application of traffic engineering, use of enforcement to solve traffic problems, the collection and interpretation of statistical data, and court testimony.