Life of a Counterfeit Part Language: English Categories: Counterfeits Between 2006 and 2010, Florida broker VisionTech sold counterfeit integrated circuits to more than 1,100 buyers in the United States and overseas. In one instance, a customer purchased ICs from VisionTech for integration into a system that controls high-speed train brakes. Other ICs sold by VisionTech were intended to be incorporated into military radar systems, ballistic missile defense systems, and a tool used by emergency responders to identify radiation sources. Find out more here. Click here to download CREATe.org’s Health and Safety Risks from Counterfeits in the Supply Chain whitepaper.