If you follow this link:
you will find an article from Law.com that describes how the readings from a cars “black box” data recorder can be admissable as evidence in a murder trial.
The “black box” records lots of data, including the speed limit that a car was going when the airbags deployed.
This could prove to be an interesting development in accident cases. Quite often, car accident cases get stalled based on insurance company denials and stalling tactics, and the readings from a black box could conceivably help prove the car accident cases of accident victims.
As accident attorneys in DC, it’s important for us to gather as much data as we can to help prove the cases of our clients. Black box data can certainly be an important part of this process.