Police, who had been carrying out a static check
last May, set off in pursuit when they saw the car pass by and stopped it.
What do these static check
points really achieve in peace time in a democracy?
The campaign will see officers set up highly visible static check
points across Birmingham and the West Midlands where they will randomly stop and quiz motorists.
Police and VOSA set up static check
points and stopped drivers - focusing on flatbeds and scrap vans - to check their vehicles, loads and paperwork.
Officers will also be setting up a number of static check
points at various locations to carry out spot checks on drivers.
StatPak-PC is a totally integrated software suite designed for the real-time collection, viewing, and reporting of weight data generated by equipment such as in-motion checkweighers, static check
scales, and fill-by-weight packaging machinery.
This is more important than a static check
; the signals really need to be in phase over the entire distance.
Fiscal depute Pamela Rhodes said that police on a static check
had seen the driver on the phone and followed the lorry.
The operation, which runs until September 2, will see officers on high visibility patrols and there will also be a number of static check
points to carry out spot checks on drivers.
While it's not clear if failing to ensure the 24-month altimeter and static check
was performed on this month's accident airplane had anything to do with the accident we're about to explore, the failure was simply one more link in this event's fabled chain.
Officers will also carry out at least one surprise static check
somewhere in the county every day.