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Only £195 for members of the Institute of Traffic Accident Investigators

Collision Investigation Online Conference 13 and 14 October 2021
Showcasing innovative and best practice in road collision investigations in the UK

The investigator is pleased to announce our rescheduled Collision Investigation Conference that is being held online with MS Teams. 

Our conference brings together leading practitioners in Collision Investigation to showcase latest best practice, expertise and debate current issues and challenges around the prevention and investigation of road collisions. 

It will include exclusive presentations from the collision investigation community including the Central Motorway Police Group and will provide a valuable forum for debate and networking and reflect on current developments that are impacting the frontline.

We’re pleased to welcome presentations from leading influential organisation that include the Forensic Collision Investigation Network, Department for Transport, Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS), RAC Foundation and the Institute of Traffic Accident Investigators (ITAI). 

We’re also proud to welcome RoadPeace the national charity for road crash victims to launch its new Collision Investigation Campaign.

Who should attend?
•    Forensic collision investigators from police forces, wider law enforcement and government
•    Forensic collision investigators and consultants working in private companies and industry
•    Road traffic accident investigators and those working in a roads policing role in forces, government and wider public and private sector
•    Professionals working in the area of road safety including research and academia


Top speakers and topics
Forensic Collision Investigation Network:
An update on the national landscape and current developments, Frances Senior Head of the FCIN

Forensic Collision Investigation Network: An overview of how the network can support the work of investigators, Carly Longstaff, Regional Technical Manager

Institute of Traffic Accident Investigators (ITAI): Exclusive launch of the new Certificate of Professional Competence that is being run by the ITAI, James Keenan, Chairman 

UK Government Department for Transport: An update on digital roads policing projects, Joshua Grundy, Delivery lead for the Department for Transport 
Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS): Contemporary issues and research around transport safety, David G Davies, Executive Director

Central Motorway Police Group: Current trends, challenges and best practice in serious road collision in the West Midlands – one of the UK’s busiest motorway networks, Det Supt Richard Agar, Head of Central Motorway Police Group 

RoadPeace: Launch of National Collision Investigation Campaign, Victoria Lebrec, head of policy and campaigns

Three exclusive presentations from the RAC Foundation! 

We’re delighted to feature a series of presentations from the RAC Foundation to showcase important research that has been conducted by the Foundation as well as leading experts on behalf of the Foundation

Update on the Road Collision Investigation Project (RCIP): Elizabeth Box, Head of Research, RAC Foundation

Using machine learning to understand road collisions: Bruce Walton, Dr Craig Smith, Agilysis and Matt Butler, RCIP investigator, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall Police.

International Review of Road Collision Investigation Approaches: Saul Jeavons, The Transafe Network Ltd

Other exclusive presentations from leading Forensic Collision Investigation experts
Headlamp luminosity and pedestrian conspicuity research: A look at how the contours of a headlamp to be measured at an incident site and how to apply the results, Ian White, FCI, North West Technical Services 

Identifying and investigating fatigue related collisions: Dr Paul Jackson, Fresh Air Training Ltd

Crash data retrieval from airbag control modules: Mark Crouch, Head of Investigations, Forensic Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Ltd.

About The Investigator
This is the latest in the series of CPD conferences run by The Investigator to support the development and learning of operational investigators of all ranks and roles.

Over the past decade, we have organised over 300 conferences, workshops and training days that have been well-attended and supported by investigators from all UK forces, other law enforcement organisations as well as investigators from other public and private organisations. 


Cost: £225.00 + VAT (GBP) per delegate (LEA and Government Agency rate). Industry rate: £299.99 + VAT (GBP)

Discount: The Investigator is offering a discounted rated of £195 + VAT to members of the Institute of Traffic Accident Investigators

Booking: Please send the delegates name(s), email address(es) and purchase order (made out to The Investigator) to or telephone +44(0)844 660 8707 for further information.  If you require 5 or more delegates from the same organisation please contact us for a group discount quote. Industry delegates will be assessed on a case by case basis due to the nature of the content. Under no circumstances will a delegate be able to register using a free webmail address (ie: gmail, Yahoo, Outlook, Hotmail, AOL etc).

Payment can be made by PayPal/debit/credit card (corporate card fees apply + 3%). 

The meeting link will be sent out 7 days before the event.

Important disclaimer

Please note, we respectfully ask that only delegates who have paid for a place are permitted to attend our virtual conference. If you would like to attend as a group of more than 5 delegates from the same force/organisation then please contact us for group rates.

Please refer to the College of Policing Code of Ethics 2014 for guidance. Please see page 11 section 7, which states: ‘I will treat information with respect, and access or disclose it only in the proper course of my duties’

Joining the event: All delegates are required to login with the name that is assigned to their email address, anyone that logs in as a guest, anonymous or a name not on the registration list will be removed from the conference. LEA/Government delegates can supply an alternative email address after their work email address has been verified if they are working from home and using their own electronic devices.

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