Location is not only important when buying real estate but also when designing a lighting package for your new patrol or traffic unit. With the huge variety of vehicles on the road today a fleet manager's duty is to make sure officers are seen at all angles to keep not only the officer, but the public safe as well.
First responders are not the only ones putting their lives on the line each and everyday while on our roads. Anyone that that works on or near a roadway is putting their lives and their family’s future at risk.
Many agencies are looking to improve the visibility around vehicles when parked on the side of the road. According to an article by Roselynne Reyes in Government Fleet the Massachusetts State Police (MSP) have successfully implemented several initiatives to make officers more visible and increase officer safety at night.