Mecanica Presents Transport Canada’s Commercial Bus Heavy Vehicle Event Data Recorder Feasibility Study
OXNARD, Calif., January 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Under the auspices of Transport Canada, Mecanica Scientific Services Corporation (Mecanica), has released the Heavy Vehicle Event Data Recorder Feasibility Study for Commercial Buses it recently completed in 2020 on a dedicated website, https://www.transcanadahvedr.ca. Transport Canadasituated at Ontario, Canadais the federal agency that is responsible for transportation policy and programs across Canada, relating to safe, secure and environmentally friendly transport. Mecanica is a Oxnard, California scientific and technical consulting company specializing in event data recorders and accident reconstruction related to vehicle accidents and fatalities. The feasibility study examines the implications of developing an event data recorder (EDR) standard for commercial buses, focusing on the feasibility of equipping vehicle event data recorders (HVEDR) in coaches, buses and school buses. This could improve accident rates, driver safety and training, and accident analysis, while the data made available to transport safety authorities can identify highway/infrastructure design issues and problems vehicles or systems, as well as refine national accident and emergency response databases.
“We are honored and excited to provide our services to help Transport Canada implement safer roads and transportation policies in Canada for its citizens,” says John Steiner, CEO/Senior Scientist of Mecanica. “Our team of highly skilled scientists and engineers have worked in academia, law enforcement, the public sector and private industry and bring a convergence of perspectives and values that inform science and the sensibilities of our work, especially when it comes to assignments for corporate and government clients,” observes Jean GrindeyCOO / Crash Reconstruction Expert of Mecanica.
Mecanica also operates a subsidiary, MecanicaTech, established in 2014, which provides training for customers and industry personnel. MecanicaTech offers professional continuing education in many engineering disciplines. The training center also covers technical subjects, including assembly and rework of electronic components, on-road and off-road vehicle systems, as well as the aerospace industry.
With its headquarters at Oxnard, California and offices at Elk Grove, California, San Diego, CaliforniaMcMinville, OR, as well as its subsidiary, Mecánica Científicos de México, S. de RL de CV with operations in Mexico City, Mexico, Mecanica has grown since its creation in 2014 from a workforce of three to twenty-four employees. Mecanica has expanded its customer base to include public and private entities through United States, Canadaand Mexico.
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