Radar

Radar (acronym for RAdio Detection And Ranging) is an object-detection system that uses radio waves to determine the range, altitude, direction, or speed of objects. It can be used to detect aircraft, ships, spacecraft, guided missiles, motor vehicles, weather formations, and terrain. The radar dish or antenna transmits pulses of radio waves or microwaves that bounce off any object in their path. The object returns a tiny part of the wave's energy to a dish or antenna that is usually located at the same site as the transmitter.Radar was secretly developed by several nations before and during World War II.
Posts about Radar
  • Directory Listings Are A Law Firm’s Best Friend

    …. This profile won’t appear live online until the lawyer receives an award, but setting up and completing a profile helps put you on Super Lawyers’ radar. HG – While Hg.org may be less well known than other directories on our list, the website allows users to include a plethora of information, such as biography and “about the firm” sections. Lawyer…

    Stacey E Burke Blog- 16 readers -
  • FCPA Foreign Bribery Active Investigations – Last Call for Whistleblowers

    … Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc 3 Affinia Group Intermediate Holdings Inc 4 Alere Inc 5 Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc 6 Amaya Inc 7 Barclays PLC 8 Beam Inc 9 Bilfinger SE 10 Brookfield Asset Management Inc 11 CEMEX SAB de CV 12 Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras SA – Eletrobrás 13 Cobalt International Energy Inc 14 Cognizant Technology…

    Due Diligence- 18 readers -
  • Tesla Autopilot Fatality Rate

    …. Understanding the Autopilot Feature The Autopilot feature works by using sensors that provide a 360-degree view around the car for up to 250 meters, according to the Tesla website. The vehicle gathers vision, sonar, and radar data and processes it faster than a human driver can. The Autopilot feature enables your vehicle to stay within its lane…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 22 readers -
  • It May Be Easier to Sue For Nursing Home Abuse

    … Prohibition in New HHS Rule Arbitration clauses may help facilities reduce legal costs, but they may also work against residents and their families and prevent them from accessing justice. Therefore, the Department of Health and Human Services issued a rule prohibiting nursing homes that receive federal funding from Medicare and Medicaid from forcing elder…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 22 readers -
  • Whistleblower News Review

    … into the computer networks of private vendors that supply aircraft, ammunition, radar technology and specialized software to all areas of our U.S. defense agencies present a significant danger to national security and members of our armed forces. Because of this, federal rules and regulations on cybersecurity continue to tighten. The Department…

    Due Diligence- 31 readers -
  • Military Service Members – Protect Your Discharge!

    … structures radar. This is important because, as a general rule, the rating structure for military service member changes every 2 to 3 years so there is always the constant opportunity to run into someone who just doesn’t like you. For the most part, the negative discharges below honorable usually come up from some type of criminal type offense…

    Ron Sykstus/ Bond and Botes- 25 readers -
  • Part 1 OIG Medicare Fraud 2016 Work Plan – Whistleblowers Must Read

    … on the OIG’s radar doesn’t mean they aren’t interested. In our experience, prosecutors are interested in Medicare fraud wherever it may be located and however it may be occurring. We already know that some geographic areas are worse than others (Miami, Detroit, Houston, Chicago, Tampa, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Brooklyn, and Dallas). We also know…

    Due Diligence- 19 readers -
  • Warning Signs of Child Abuse at Daycare

    … of the more-common instances we’ve seen are name-calling, belittling insults, threats of violence, striking objects near the child, pretending they’re about to strike the child, and even intentionally ignoring the child. Be on the lookout for things such as: Strong changes in behavior (sudden aggression, depression, neediness/clinginess, withdrawal…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 30 readers -
  • Two Medicare Fraud Whistleblower Get $5 Million!

    … on the radar of the Justice Department. If Medtronic Spine / Kyphon was guilty of anything, it was helping the hospitals collect more money. By providing incentives for the hospitals to collect more money, more procedures were performed and that benefited the company. The hospitals, of course, had their own exposure in the scheme. Hospitals are guilty…

    Due Diligence- 11 readers -
  • $1.1 Million Payday for Medicare Fraud Whistleblower

    … said, “As this settlement demonstrates, health care fraud will be aggressively pursued in Wisconsin.” It’s amazing that Kellermann was able to remain under the radar for so many years and defraud taxpayers for a second time. Thankfully, Richard Frost decided to stand up to fraud and greed by becoming a Medicare fraud whistleblower. Most Medicare…

    Due Diligence- 39 readers -
  • Worst Tax Audit Idea Ever?

    … beholden to the U.N., however, is not the way to go. Even if that is not the intent of the TIWB framers, it will certainly be perceived that way. Thus far TIWB “inspectors” have performed tax audit work in Kenya, Ghana, Albania, Senegal and Columbia and appear to be staying below the radar. The initiative began two years ago and has been so low key…

    Due Diligence- 12 readers -
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