# Speed Limit Finder CS 410 Fall 2009 Personal Presentation September 21, 2009 Sept. 21, 20091.

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Speed Limit Finder CS 410 Fall 2009 Personal Presentation September 21, 2009 Sept. 21, 20091

Keynotes 2 Personal introduction Problem overview Problem details Solution Conclusion

About me Born and raised in India Oracle Certified Associate Work as a DBA in Hands On Lab Webmaster for College of Sciences Sept. 21, 20093

Quick Facts Quick Facts Over 100,000 people a day receive a speeding ticket in this country (1) One in every 6 drivers will get a speeding ticket this year (1) Average amount over the speeding limit: 15.396 mph (2) Average speeding ticket: 65.750 mph (2) 1. http://www.trafficticketsecrets.com/speeding-ticket-facts.htmlhttp://www.trafficticketsecrets.com/speeding-ticket-facts.html 2. http://kbrower.googlepages.com/ http://kbrower.googlepages.com/ Sept. 21, 20094

The number of violations at various speeds over the limit http://kbrower.googlepages.com/ Sept. 21, 20095

The number of violations at various speed limits Sept. 21, 20096 http://kbrower.googlepages.com/

The number of violations at various speeds Sept. 21, 20097 http://kbrower.googlepages.com/

Speeding Costs The average speeding ticket costs \$150.00 (1) Over 41,000,0000 speeding tickets per year (1) 41,000,000 x 150.00 = \$6,150,000,000 That's over 6 billion dollars per year in speeding ticket fines alone (1) The average raise in insurance costs for one speeding ticket over the course of 3 years is \$900.00 (1) 1. http://www.trafficticketsecrets.com/speeding-ticket-facts.htmlhttp://www.trafficticketsecrets.com/speeding-ticket-facts.html Sept. 21, 20098

Speeding Costs Cont… Speeding-related crashes is estimated by NHTSA to be \$40.4 billion per year (1) In 2007, speeding was a contributing factor in 31 percent of all fatal crashes (1) 13,040 lives were lost in speeding-related crashes (1) In 2007, 39 percent of 15- to 20-year-old male drivers involved in fatal crashes were speeding (1) 1. http://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/Pubs/810998.PDFhttp://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/Pubs/810998.PDF Sept. 21, 20099

Solution 10

Customer Sept. 21, 200911

Rivals Existing portable GPS units Provide speed limits from their own data Sept. 21, 200912

Advantages Keeps drivers informed Helps drivers avoid possible traffic violations Informs drivers of speed changes in locations such as construction sites, school zones Helps law enforcement officers Safer Roads Sept. 21, 200913

Disadvantages Possible interferences Overhead costs Biting the hand that feeds you Sept. 21, 200914

Conclusion Helps drivers stay informed Informed drivers are safe drivers Sept. 21, 200915

Questions Sept. 21, 200916

References 1. http://www.trafficticketsecrets.com/speeding-ticket-facts.htmlhttp://www.trafficticketsecrets.com/speeding-ticket-facts.html 2. http://kbrower.googlepages.com/ http://kbrower.googlepages.com/ 3. http://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/Pubs/810998.PDF http://www-nrd.nhtsa.dot.gov/Pubs/810998.PDF Sept. 21, 200917

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