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Hempstead High – TX

Hempstead High – TX

Arrive Alive Tour teaches dangers of driving while distracted   Chase Murray, a junior, along with other students at Hempstead High School tested the simulator during the Arrive Alive Tour and experienced firsthand the dangers of drinking and driving or texting while driving. Posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2011 3:43 pm By Laurie Bettis HISD Public Information
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Martinsburg High – VA

Martinsburg High – VA

Simulators teach students about risks of drunken and distracted driving Tenth-grader Khadija Tarpley’s classmates at Martinsville High School laugh as she attempts to pass a field sobriety test while wearing “drunk goggles.” Pictured in the background (from left) are Shalanda Harrison, Devon Long, Trey Hairston, Drew Tinsley, Ty-Shawn Williams, Breona Trotter, Chantel Spencer and Morgan
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Dangers of Texting and Drunken Driving Event

Dangers of Texting and Drunken Driving Event

Saint Martin University in Lacey is offering a distracted driving and drunken driving education program for the students today (Monday). The Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE is visiting the Student Center at Saint Martin from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM. The Arrive Alive program uses a high-tech simulator, impact video, and a number of other
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Arrive Alive at Georgia Southern

Arrive Alive at Georgia Southern

Written by: Ashley Robinson 2015/03/05 2:36 PM “Good Decisions…Prevent Collisions” is the motto of Unite Corporation who brought the Arrive Alive tour to Georgia Southern. The tour is here on campus to get students to see the affects of driving while distracted. The simulation has two options: you can simulate drunk driving or texting while driving.
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MACARTHUR HOSTS ARRIVE ALIVE DISTRACTED DRIVING PROGRAM

MACARTHUR HOSTS ARRIVE ALIVE DISTRACTED DRIVING PROGRAM

MacArthur High School hosted the Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE Tuesday, March 3 as a way to teach students about the dangers of drinking and driving and texting and driving. Nearly 150 seniors got behind the wheel of the distracted driving simulator that tested their ability to drive while “impaired” using special goggles. “It was a lot
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Students see what it’s like to ‘drink and drive’

Students see what it’s like to ‘drink and drive’

            SAN ANTONIO — Local students got a chance to see what it is like to drink and drive and text and drive this week.UNITE’s “Arrive Alive” Tour brought a virtual reality drunk driving and texting simulator to MacArthur High School. Students sat at the wheel while they were trying to
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National Safe Driving Tour Visits Whitesboro

National Safe Driving Tour Visits Whitesboro

Posted: Oct 13, 2014 6:16 PM EDT WHITESBORO, TX–We’ve been told repeatedly not to drink or text while driving, but Monday Whitesboro High School students had the chance to experience those scenarios and learn what could happen if their decisions behind the wheel put them in harms way. Whitesboro teens put on their beer goggles  at
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Arrive Alive tour gives drivers the opportunity to experience distracted driving

Arrive Alive tour gives drivers the opportunity to experience distracted driving

Posted: 7:51 PM, Oct 1, 2014   One of the most commonly recognized driving distractions is cell phone use. The Arrive Alive tour puts people in a simulator that allows drivers to experience distracted driving first hand without any consequences. Wednesday students at Indian Capital Tech got to try out the simulator. “I want them
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New program aimed at curbing distracted driving among teens

New program aimed at curbing distracted driving among teens

Posted: Sep 30, 2014 7:32 AM EDTUpdated: Oct 14, 2014 7:32 AM EDT by WNCN Staff  DURHAM, N.C. – Teen drivers will get a first-hand look at a new unique program aimed at curbing distracted driving in North Carolina. Distracted driving accounts for a large number of deadly crashes in our state and across the country. One
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Duke students see DWI ‘crashes’ up-close

Duke students see DWI ‘crashes’ up-close

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:49 PM Keith Upchurch The Herald-Sun | Christine T. Nguyen Duke junior Anthony Chammah, 21, reacts while wearing goggles to simulate driving while drunk on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. “I felt like I was going fast but I was only going 12 mph. And the lines were shifting,” said Chammah. The
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Danger of distracted driving displayed

Danger of distracted driving displayed

Virtual reality simulator at ICTC drives home point   Staff photo by Cathy Spaulding Driving simulator Sarah Hix, 19, of Tahlequah tries to text while driving a simulator Wednesday at Indian Capital Technology Center’s Muskogee campus. The Arrive Alive Tour brought the simulator to show students the risks of texting while driving.   Posted: Thursday, October
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Arrive Alive Tour Comes to MVCC

Arrive Alive Tour Comes to MVCC

Julia Rose posted 09/24/2014 06:28 PM updated 09/24/2014 06:30 PM Some M.V.C.C. students got a first-hand look at the dangers of driving under the influence on Wednesday. The Arrive Alive Tour came to campus to show students how drinking alcohol impairs your driving skills. Kids sat in the driver seat of a special car, put on
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Arrive Alive Simulation Gives HCC Students a Taste of Driving Distracted

  STAFF UNITE International gave students at Hagerstown Community College a startling demonstration of distracted driving on Thursday, as part of the organization’s Arrive Alive Tour. Students at HCC were put behind the wheel with cell phones as part of a driving simulation, and the results were unnerving, to say the least. Students got in accidents,
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HCC students experience dangers of distracted driving

HCC students experience dangers of distracted driving

Posted: Friday, September 12, 2014 7:00 am | Updated: 9:09 am, Fri Sep 12, 2014. by CJ Lovelace           Behind the wheel with cellphones in hand, Hagerstown Community College students on Thursday were swerving all over the road, getting into accidents, running red lights and hitting pedestrians. Thankfully, no one got hurt because it was
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A&M students tested on distracted driving

POSTED 6:22 PM, SEPTEMBER 12, 2014, BY SHEVAUN BRYAN, UPDATED AT 11:22PM, SEPTEMBER 13, 2014 HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Young drivers are always nervous about getting their license — but now their parents, and law enforcement — are nervous about their driving habits. The Bulldogs of Alabama A&M were in head-on collisions and hit-and-run accidents.. …virtually, that
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Arrive Alive Tour discourages distracted driving

Arrive Alive Tour discourages distracted driving

Posted: Sep 07, 2014 4:49 PM EDTUpdated: Sep 07, 2014 7:23 PM EDT Nick Chabarria CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) –The Arrive Alive Tour was at the  SEMO District Fair on Sunday. Missouri Highway Patrol Corporal Clark Parrott hopes it will discourage distracted driving. “The Southeast Coalition for Roadway Safety has brought in this Arrive Alive Tour display,”
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Texting, drunk driving simulation visits Penn State York

Texting, drunk driving simulation visits Penn State York

By NIKELLE SNADER 505-5431/@ydschools POSTED:   09/03/2014 09:23:48 PM EDT | UPDATED:   5 MONTHS AGO Penn State York campus student Kyle Bly, 18, of Spring Grove takes part in UNITE’s Arrive Alive Program on Wednesday. (John A. Pavoncello jpavoncello@yorkdispatch.com) Penn State York campus student Samantha Glancey, 19 of Camp Hill, takes part in the UNITE’s Arrive
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CSU students urged to ‘arrive alive’

CSU students urged to ‘arrive alive’

Last updated: August 28. 2014 11:54AM – 173 Views  By Scott Halasz – shalasz@civitasmedia.com – 937-372-4444     Scott Halasz | Greene County NewsYahdiel Yisrael, a Central State University freshman from Atlanta, Ga., tries out the impaired-driving simulator while “officer” Patrick Sheehy monitors his progress. Arrive Alive was on campus yesterday as part of its college tour. CSU student Alycia Lewis
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CSU students experience distracted, drunken driving without the deadly consequences

CSU students experience distracted, drunken driving without the deadly consequences

Posted: Aug 27, 2014 5:01 PM EDTUpdated: Aug 27, 2014 5:01 PM EDT By DaShawn Brown NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) –Good decisions prevent collisions. That’s the message of the Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE, a Michigan-based group that travels the country raising awareness to the dangers and consequences of drunken and distracted driving. The tour stopped by Charleston
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Drunk driving program coming to Georgia College

Drunk driving program coming to Georgia College

Drunk driving program coming to Georgia College 13WMAZ7:16 p.m. EDT August 28, 2014 (Photo: 13WMAZ) Georgia College is offering a way to teach students about drunk driving without the consequences with the “Arrive Alive” program. Awareness group Unite’s Arrive Alive Tour stopped by the Milledgeville School at 10 am Thursday morning and is stayed until
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Simulator shows teens dangers of texting and driving

Simulator shows teens dangers of texting and driving Published  10:55 AM EDT Aug 06, 2014 BALTIMORE —In 2012, more than 3,000 people were killed and more than 400,000 were injured in car crashes caused by distracted driving. But high school students from across the state got a real-life lesson on the dangers without having to learn
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Dangers of Distracted Driving

By Community Affairs Staff Published: June 20, 2014, 11:00 am  Updated: June 20, 2014, 11:18 am  Nearly 90% of Americans have a cell phone, so it’s easy to see how its become one of the most common distractions while driving.Unfortunately, we are reminded of the dangers of distracted driving too often.Drivers under 20 have the highest proportion of
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Arrive Alive Tour Talks Dangers of Distracted Driving

POSTED 6:04 PM, JUNE 19, 2014, BY PCICCHINI, UPDATED AT 06:33PM, JUNE 19, 2014 WYOMING, Mich. (June 19, 2014) – Distracted driving can involve music, people in the vehicle, talking on the phone and texting. The consequences can be deadly. But there is a safe way to learn a harsh lesson: getting behind the wheel of a
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Students shown first-hand dangers of texting while driving

By Kaitlin GosleePublished: May 19, 2014, 12:05 pm  Updated: May 19, 2014, 7:19 pmlick to share on Pinterest Related Coverage Don’t Text and Drive CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – For three days this week, the AAA of Pioneer Valley’s “Arrive Alive” campaign is stopping at western Massachusetts high schools to give teens a first-hand feel for the dangers of
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O’Hara students learn texting-driving dangers

O’Hara students learn texting-driving dangers

By Jeff Wolfe, Delaware County Daily Times POSTED: 05/14/14, 5:18 AM EDT | UPDATED: ON 05/14/2014 Cardinal O’Hara senior Nick Steller sends a text message while behind the wheel inside a video simulator that discourages students from texting while driving at the school on Tuesday morning. (Times Staff / ERIC HARTLINE)    MARPLE — Most people have to learn
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Students experience texting, driving simulator

Students experience texting, driving simulator

Cortney Hunt, 18, a senior and member of Swansboro High School’s Students Against Violence Everywhere or “SAVE”, reacts to a simulated alcohol impaired driving experience hosted by Arrive Alive Tour on Wednesday. John Sudbrink/The Daily News By JANNETTE PIPPIN – Daily News Staff Published: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 09:00 PM. SWANSBORO – Swansboro High
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‘Crash’ course for teen drivers

Foxborough Regional Charter School After School Coordinator Josette Perkins participates in one of two driving simulations provided by Teen DRIVE. The program travels to high schools throughout Massachusetts and is free of charge thanks to a generous grant from Allstate. (Photo by Christine Igo Freeman) By Christine Igo Freeman Published: Thursday, March 13, 2014 9:29 AM
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Organization use simulator to encourage drivers to “Arrive Alive”

Posted: Apr 18, 2014 12:01 AM EDT By Beverly Perry, Weekend Meteorologist/Multimedia Journalist CONNECT SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KTIV) –Students and staff at a local college got a lesson in drunk and distracted driving.”Arrive Alive” strives to keep kids from driving drunk, and texting behind the wheel.They traveled to Western Iowa Tech Community College, today, to show
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“Arrive Alive Tour” Visits Sioux City

“Arrive Alive Tour” Visits Sioux City

Posted: Apr 18, 2014 12:00 AM EDT Updated: May 02, 2014 12:00 AM EDT SIOUX CITY, IA –It’s a sobering statistic: for every drinking and driving accident, there are four texting and driving accidents.Today at Western Iowa Tech, a simulator showed students the consequences of sending a text while behind the wheel.The “Arrive Alive Tour” texting while
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Drunk And Distracted Driving Prevention In Jackson County

Drunk And Distracted Driving Prevention In Jackson County

Posted: Apr 01, 2014 4:28 PM PDT Updated: Apr 01, 2014 4:28 PM PDT By Molly Mitchell WMBB News 13 – The Panhandle’s News Leader Losing a loved one not only impacts a family but entire communities. In Jackson County, high schools are taking time out of the classroom to give students a life lesson
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Arrive alive: Students take simulator for a test drive

Arrive alive: Students take simulator for a test drive

by Deborah Buckhalter / Jackson County Floridan Exercise brings home the danger of texting and driving Posted: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 3:01 pm     All this week, students of driving age in Jackson County will have a chance to get behind the wheel of a stationary car outfitted with equipment that will let them
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Distracted driving program for teens comes to Longview

Distracted driving program for teens comes to Longview

Posted: Saturday, March 29, 2014 4:00 am        By Alex Byrd abyrd@news-journal.com Longview News-Journal A vehicle simulator on Friday taught Longview students about the dangers of driving while texting and while under the influence of alcohol. St. Mary’s Catholic School Principal Amy Allen and Kilgore College instructor Sheri Burlingame joined forces Friday to host UNITE International’s
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Simulator shows GSU students drunk driving dangers

Simulator shows GSU students drunk driving dangers

By Dal Cannady – bio | email STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) – An SUV with strange goggles and TV monitors sat under the GSU Russell Rotunda. Students took turns getting behind the wheel and seeing first hand how their vision and response time would erode if they’d been drinking. “They (students) think they can handle drinking and
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National Driving Safety Tour Visits UTPA

National Driving Safety Tour Visits UTPA

  Pharr native Ines Varela was texting and driving on campus March 3 when she crashed, with no injuries resulting. She was only driving a simulator, and was able to see the effects that distracted driving can have in a life-like scenario. The simulation setup is part of the national Arrive Alive Tour, promoted by
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Arrive Alive

Arrive Alive

Arrive Alive from Rich Oxley on Vimeo. UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour 2013 Program to Educate on Dangers of Texting While Driving and Drunken Driving.  One of the most commonly recognized driving distractions is cell phone use. About 89 percent of all Americans have a cell phone, according to CTIA – The Wireless Association. Drivers under
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Simulator shows texting and driving don’t mix

Simulator shows texting and driving don’t mix

by ROBERTA ROMERO / KING 5 News KREM.com Posted on November 15, 2013 at 4:59 PM AUBURN, Wash. — For many drivers, it’s simply a habit. The cell phone beeps and a text message arrives. Of course, you respond. Except, you’re driving 60 miles per hour on a busy interstate. Distracted driving is against the
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Students learn the dangers of texting and driving

Students learn the dangers of texting and driving

By Amir Abbas, Morning Show MJ Local youth are being taught the dangers of texting and driving. Thursday morning, in Syracuse, hundreds of students attended a seminar on driving.  The Unite Arrive Alive tour was there with their driving simulator. Organizers say their message resonates with the youth, particularly some of the powerful statistics they
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Arrive Alive Tour In Milford

Arrive Alive Tour In Milford

By Tim Ashley Lydia Shidler, West Noble High School student, is seated in the vehicle that is part of a high tech simulator allowing students, in a controlled environment, to experience the potential consequences of drunk and distracted driving. Recording information is Chris Bennett, part of the road crew for the Arrive Alive Tour. The
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‘Arrive Alive Tour’ lands at Calhoun High School

‘Arrive Alive Tour’ lands at Calhoun High School

By Scott Brinton Last Friday morning, Calhoun High Schools students were driving recklessly in the back parking lot of their school, veering here and there, occasionally crashing into parked cars and nearly missing pedestrians. They were all drunk. That is, a computer simulator gave them the sensation that they were driving drunk. UNITE International, a
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Thanks to 3-D simulator, Northeast State students learn about dangers of distracted and drunken driving

Thanks to 3-D simulator, Northeast State students learn about dangers of distracted and drunken driving

October 28th, 2013 8:33 pm by Rick Wagner                    BLOUNTVILLE  — Drinking while driving is bad, but texting while driving is probably worse. That was one of the messages of UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour 2013 that came to Northeast State Community College on Monday. Northeast students got to hear that message and experience the effects
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Distracted Driving Program Simulates Danger at FCC

Distracted Driving Program Simulates Danger at FCC

The first time I noticed someone texting and driving, it wasn’t because of his hands. It was his knees. My friend was driving us home when he realized he needed to tell someone he wouldn’t be stopping by that day. He pulled out his cellphone, began typing a message and continued on the highway at
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Simulator Shows HCC Students the Danger of Texting and Driving

Simulator Shows HCC Students the Danger of Texting and Driving

HOUSTON, TX – You might think you have everything under control. But the truth is, my friend, when you’re texting while driving or you’ve had one too many, you’re hitting the road that could take you straight to your grave. Students at Houston Community College – Central had a unique opportunity to realize how bad
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Arrive Alive tour makes a stop at UMM

Arrive Alive tour makes a stop at UMM

Arrive Alive tour teaches UMM students the importance of safe driving.

Students simulate the consequences of drunk and distracted driving

Students simulate the consequences of drunk and distracted driving

VINELAND – In a short thirty-second demonstration, students at Cumberland County College learned a sobering lesson about drunk and distracted driving that they will carry with them on to the road. “Not answering my phone, never drinking and driving, just focus,” said student Brittany Church. “I found it very effective cause I’m pretty sure a
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Distracted Driver Simulator event allows Ohio State students to learn consequences first-hand

Distracted Driver Simulator event allows Ohio State students to learn consequences first-hand

September 27, 2013 Mario Robertson Robertson.328@osu.edu Marty Burke, a driving instructor with the Arrive Alive program, takes a photo of Megan Swanger, a third-year in nursing, while she does the Distracted Driving Simulator Sept. 26 outside of Ohio Union. Credit: Liz Young / Campus editor Some Ohio State students gathered outside the Ohio Union to
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Arrive Alive Teaches Students Safe Driving Tips

Camden, SC (WLTX) – One of the most commonly recognized driving distractions is your cell phone. The “Arrive Alive” tour from Unite made a stop at Camden High School to help educate young drivers. They offered a distracted and drunken driving education program for students. Studies show that drivers under 20 years old have the
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Crash course: Arrive Alive teaches Cayuga County students the dangers of texting, drinking while driving

Crash course: Arrive Alive teaches Cayuga County students the dangers of texting, drinking while driving

AUBURN | When it comes to distracted driving, no one is safe and no one is above the law. Most New York drivers may know that it is illegal to drive while using a cellphone, and certainly while under the influence of alcohol. They may understand that doing these things can impair their ability to
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‘Arrive Alive Tour’ visits Mill Valley High to show dangers of driving drunk, texting

  SHAWNEE, Kan. — Mill Valley High School students got a first-hand look at the dangers of distracted driving Monday. A high-tech simulator shows the risks of drunk driving and texting while driving. It’s all a part of the Arrive Alive Tour sponsored by Unite. FOX 4′s Katie Ferrell was at the high school as
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Harbor Beach Students Learn Lessons For Safer Driving

Harbor Beach Students Learn Lessons For Safer Driving

HARBOR BEACH — Harbor Beach High School has taken a step toward helping students arrive alive. The school recently hosted a program — the Arrive Alive Tour — to help students understand the risks of driving while texting or drinking alcohol. Students were able to drive a simulator attached to an immobilized auto while fitted
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Morningside College students get a safety lesson on drunk driving

Morningside College students get a safety lesson on drunk driving

There are many stories of crashes caused by drinking and driving, or even texting and driving. Morningside College students were reminded of those dangers when Unite’s “Arrive Alive Tour” stopped on campus to let students simulate driving drunk. This simulator set their blood alcohol level above the legal limit. Drivers struggled staying in their lanes
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Simulator At BCCC Shows Drivers The Dangers Of Texting Behind The Wheel

Simulator At BCCC Shows Drivers The Dangers Of Texting Behind The Wheel

  BALTIMORE (WJZ)— Though young drivers only make up 7 percent of the population, they’re responsible for over 15 percent of car accidents. Mike Schuh reports on a continuing effort to educate one driver at a time. It’s not often you see what looks like a car crashed into the front of Baltimore City Community College.
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Simulator Hopes to Put Brakes on Texting While Driving

Simulator Hopes to Put Brakes on Texting While Driving

Hundreds of students learned a valuable lesson Thursday about the dangers of texting while driving thanks to a driving simulator at Laurel High School. Danielle Coker was behind the wheel of the driving simulator for just a few seconds before bad things started to happen to her. “I crashed. I swerved. I think i killed
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YOVASO Leadership Retreat Focuses on Distracted Driving

YOVASO Leadership Retreat Focuses on Distracted Driving

Lynchburg, VA- Student leaders from across the state have been gathering at Lynchburg College this week as a part of YOVASO’s Summer Leadership Retreat. YOVASO, or Youth of Virginia Speak Out, has been teaching students how to stay safe on the road, so they can relay the message to fellow students. These days they’re really
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Simulator shows Mechanicsville drivers importance of W82TEXT

Simulator shows Mechanicsville drivers importance of W82TEXT

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. (WTVR) — Mechanicsville drivers were able to get a firsthand look at how easy it can be to become distracted when texting while driving during an “Arrive Alive” simulation. Statistics show that the time between Memorial Day and Labor Day are the 100 deadliest days for teen drivers. Participants were able to measure
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‘Arrive Alive’ tour visits Glen Allen HS

‘Arrive Alive’ tour visits Glen Allen HS

Dylan Gordon, a senior at Glen Allen H.S., took the wheel of a high-tech simulator May 21 as the Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE visited GAHS to raise awareness among teens of the dangers of distracted and drunken driving. Storn Olson of UNITE looked on from the window as Gordon, using a video simulator, moved
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Impaired driving prevention part of GSU health fair

Impaired driving prevention part of GSU health fair Posted: Feb 20, 2013 5:51 PM ESTUpdated: Feb 20, 2013 5:54 PM EST By Jamie Ertle – email   GSU students use simulator to experience impaired and distracted driving. STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) -It’s Wellness Week at Georgia Southern University and a fair is taking place at Russell Union. Along with
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Freeport High School Requires Students Take No Texting And Driving Course To Go To Prom

FREEPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Texting and driving kills, and to help prevent another tragedy one high school on Long Island has students taking a graphic simulation course and a pledge  – or else they can’t take part in most every seniors rite of passage, the prom. There was another teenager spotted Tuesday behind the wheel with
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WV Auto Show Closes With Message About Dangers Of Texting While Driving

WV Auto Show Closes With Message About Dangers Of Texting While Driving Reported by:  Mamie Buoy Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: Jan. 28, 2013 10:09 AM EST Updated: Jan. 28, 2013 11:02 AM EST Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia  The West Virginia International auto show was more than just flashy new cars. It was
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High-tech exhibits highlight auto show

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Michael Burns is only 12 years old, but Sunday he got to spend a few minutes behind the wheel of a car, driving along a main street crowded with cars and pedestrians. Not to worry, though, it was all simulated – part of an exhibit at the West Virginia International Auto show
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Arrive Alive™ Tour rolls into Savannah

Arrive Alive™ Tour rolls into Savannah

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) – The Ricky McAllaster Foundation is sponsoring two drunk driving and distracted driving education programs this week for students in the Coastal Empire. The Arrive Alive™ Tour from Unite will visit Savannah Country Day School Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and on Friday the Arrive Alive™ Tour will visit Beach High
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Arrive Alive™ Tour Shows Odessa College Students Dangers Of Distracted Driving

Arrive Alive™ Tour Shows Odessa College Students Dangers Of Distracted Driving

Click Here For Full Article     ODESSA — Some Odessa College students got to see exactly how dangerous texting and driving and drinking and driving both are Thursday. Unite International made stopped at the Wi-Fi Cafe at Odessa College for their Arrive Alive™ Tour Thursday. The Arrive Alive™ Tour features a high-tech simulator with
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Our View: ‘Arrive Alive™’ Teaches Teens Dangers of Distracted Driving

November 10, 2012|By IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS STAFF   Teens between the ages of 16 and 19 have the highest number of traffic crashes and traffic violations among all drivers, statistics show, with traffic crashes the leading cause of death for teens nationwide. Distracted driving cost 2,092 lives in 2010 and caused injury to another 416,000
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Teens learn dangers of texting while driving

Simulator shows teens dangers of texting,  driving   HOWARD COUNTY, Md. -Some high school students  got up-close and personal with the dangers of distracted driving Tuesday morning  in Howard County. Read more: http://www.wbaltv.com/news/maryland/education/Teens-learn-dangers-of-texting-while-driving/-/9379316/16000252/-/n9cxrc/-/index.html#ixzz23BEGq400 The Allstate Foundation  had its high-tech driving simulator at Reservoir High School in Fulton to show  the teens in a safe environment
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Teen Leaders Learn Dangerous Lesson About Texting And Driving

MAPLE LAWN, Md. (WJZ) — National studies show that those who text and drive are 23 percent more likely to get in a crash. Now, as Mike Schuh reports, school leaders from across the state are getting that message loud and clear. The most dangerous thing these teens can do is get behind the wheel
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McCann School Hosts a Program on Keeping Young Drivers Safe Behind the Wheel

McCann School Hosts a Program on Keeping Young Drivers Safe Behind the Wheel

JOE DOLINSKY, Times Leader Intern Apr 26 WILKES-BARRE TWP. — The McCann School of Business and Technology boasts the slogan “Changing futures, changing lives.” Through an anti-drinking and texting while driving program offered Wednesday, educators at McCann hope to not only change lives, but perhaps save them as well. Receiving hands-on demonstrations on avoiding distractions
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Alan West Attends Texting Event in Palm Beach

Alan West Attends Texting Event in Palm Beach

Congressman West and students of Jupiter High School got behind the wheel of driving simulators and experience texting and distracted driving first hand without actually being in a dangerous situation. Participants wear virtual reality goggles and drive on a video-game like course. During the driving, a text message is sent to a phone that the
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Belhaven Students Try “Distracted Driving” Simulator

Belhaven Students Try “Distracted Driving” Simulator

By Cheryl Lasseter JACKSON, MS (WLBT) – Students at Belhaven University today are trying out a texting/drinking while driving simulator. It’s part of the Drive Alive Tour, put on by a group called Unite International. We found students laughing as their friends crashed into virtual trees, cars, even people. But the teasing stopped as those students
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Arrive Alive Tour Makes Its Way to CGTC Campus

Arrive Alive Tour Makes Its Way to CGTC Campus

From staff reportsThe Union-Recorder MILLEDGEVILLE — The Milledgeville Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) campus students, faculty and staff became educated first-hand on the dangers of distracted and drunken driving Tuesday through UNITE’s 2011 Arrive Alive Tour. The program uses a high-tech simulator, impact video and a number of other resources to allow those behind the
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Arrive Alive Tour Comes to Springfield, Missouri

Arrive Alive Tour Comes to Springfield, Missouri

Springfield Missouri car accident lawyers were pleased to see the national Arrive Alive Tour in our own city of Springfield last week. The Springfield, Missouri Police Department, Greene County Sherriff and the Central Bible College partnered together to bring the tour to Greene County. The Arrive Alive Tour was held at Central Bible College’s main campus
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“Arrive Alive Tour” Uses Simulator to Teach Driving Dangers

“Arrive Alive Tour” Uses Simulator to Teach Driving Dangers

More than 5,000 people died as a result of distracted driving in 2009. That’s according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Those sobering statistics led one group to help educate people of the dangers using high-tech equipment. The “Arrive Alive Tour” is giving folks a chance to see the impact of distracted driving without
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Arrive Alive Tour Offers Drunk Driving Lessons to New York Students

On behalf of Law Offices of Young & Bartlett, L.L.P. posted in Drunk Driving Accidents on Thursday, September 29, 2011 In a recent scheduled stop at Cayuga Community College in New York, the Arrive Alive Tour simulation helped students understand the inherent dangers in drunk driving with the hopes of limiting the amount of drunk driving accidents
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The Arrive Alive Tour visits UTPA

The Arrive Alive Tour visits UTPA

UNITE’s Arrive Alive program uses a high-tech simulator, impact video, and a number of other resources to educate students about the dangers of drinking or texting while driving.

Arrive Alive Tour Teaches Dangers of Driving While Distracted

Arrive Alive Tour Teaches Dangers of Driving While Distracted

By Laurie Bettis HISD Public Information The Arrive Alive Tour came to Hempstead High School on March 7. The purpose of the “tour” was to bring awareness to students about the dangers of drinking and driving as well as texting and driving. The tour consisted of a 40 minute video presentation featuring three people under
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Simulator Gives Central Georgia Tech Students An Experience of Distracted/Drunk Driving

Simulator Gives Central Georgia Tech Students An Experience of Distracted/Drunk Driving

Written by Kyle Warnke It’s virtual reality, but its proving its point; don’t drink and drive, and don’t text and drive. Sitting in the parking lot at Central Georgia Technical College in Macon, a normal car is turned into a state-of-the-art simulator to teach students the importance of always having a designated driver, and how dangerous
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Drunk Driving Simulator From The Flint Journal

Drunk Driving Simulator From The Flint Journal

By John Ehlke | The Flint Journal  John Ehlke | The Flint Journal Unite member Jan Griffith explains to Andrew Easton, 24, of Davison his infractions while driving a simulator car for the Unite Drunk Driving simulator outside of the recreation Center at University of Michigan Flint Wednesday afternoon. Easton was driving with a blood alcohol
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Dangerous Wheels: Drunk Driving and Texting Simulation Sobers Students

Dangerous Wheels: Drunk Driving and Texting Simulation Sobers Students

By Eric Geller In collaboration with the Ohio Department of Alcohol & Drug Addiction Services (ODADAS) and The BACCHUS Network, Kenyon provided an opportunity for students to safely experiment with simulated texting while driving and drunk driving last Thursday, April 14 on Ransom Lawn. As part of the two organizations’ “Arrive Alive” tour, the College played
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Distracted Driving Program at USF Poly

Distracted Driving Program at USF Poly

High-tech simulator will be used to illustrate dangers. By Mary Toothman LAKELAND | A program being offered on the campus of the University of South Florida Polytechnic will give students a simulated experience to educate them about the dangers of texting or drinking while driving. The Arrive Alive Tour from UNITE, a health and wellness organization,
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Simulation Shows Distracted Driving Dangers

Simulation Shows Distracted Driving Dangers

Most people know about the dangers of distracted driving, but they don’t always do what they should to avoid distractions behind the wheel.  With spring break approaching, ABAC is warning students about how dangerous their travels could be. They had a car wired with computers on campus today that simulated what it is like to
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Benedictine Offers Students A Virtual Lesson On Distracted And Impaired Driving

Benedictine Offers Students A Virtual Lesson On Distracted And Impaired Driving

SAVANNAH, GA – WSAV-TV — Texting or drinking while driving — we’ve been told about the dangers over and over, but one segment of the population is still particularly vulnerable.  The Centers for Disease Control says automobile accidents are the number one cause of death for teens.  Benedictine Military School on Monday was working hard
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Simulator Offers Look at Effects of Drinking and Driving or Texting

Simulator Offers Look at Effects of Drinking and Driving or Texting

EDINBURG – A 19-year-old college student could not keep his eyes off his phone Thursday. While messaging, he also was dangerously swerving. He was fortunate that no children, cyclists or pets crossed the road as he continued to text and keep his eyes on his phone. Charlie Torres, a criminal justice major, was in a simulator
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Students Get Distracted Driving Simulation

Students Get Distracted Driving Simulation

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Car crashes are the leading cause of death among 15- to 20-year-olds. A teacher at the Bolles School came up with a realistic way to show her students how easy it would be for them to become a statistic. Students at Bolles sat behind the wheel of a simulator Thursday to see
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Drunken driving simulator Makes Students Think Twice

Drunken driving simulator Makes Students Think Twice

Portales High School students got to spend a class period drinking and driving in a virtual simulator Tuesday. The effects were synthetic, but the consequences were real to the students who went through UNITE’s Arrive Alive high-tech distracted driving and drunken driving education program. “It affects everyone around you,” said Jacob Nunse, 16, about drinking
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Texting-and-driving laws fail in Fla.

Texting-and-driving laws fail in Fla.

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Stuarts Draft High – VA

Simulation Shows Students Why Texting While Driving Is Illegal Waynesboro, Va. Students were placed in a virtual reality simulator and asked to read and respond to texts while driving. Posted: 5:55 PM Feb 17, 2011 Reporter: Janelle Lilley If you talk or text while driving, it looks like you won’t be getting pulled over for
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Miami University of OH

Teen leaders form plans for a safer prom, graduation season By Andy Sedlak, Staff Writer 1:51 AM Friday, February 25, 2011 MIDDLETOWN — The message of sobriety and safety on prom night can never be too clear. About 140 juniors and seniors from various Butler County high schools met on the campus of Miami University
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Central Texas College

Youth learn dangers of driving drunk, distracted Posted on: Wednesday, Mar. p 1022 10:31PM By Jackie Stone Kileen Daily Herald About 300 put on “drunk goggles” and tried to pass field sobriety tests or drove a DUI simulator Wednesday at Central Texas College. The turnout at the annual pre-spring break safety event on campus was
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Kenyon College – OH

Dangerous Wheels: Drunk Driving and Texting Simulation Sobers Students By Eric Geller Staff Writer Published: Thursday, April 21, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 21, 2011 00:04 In collaboration with the Ohio Department of Alcohol & Drug Addiction Services (ODADAS) and The BACCHUS Network, Kenyon provided an opportunity for students to safely experiment with simulated texting while
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North Lake College – TX

Arrive Alive tour visits NLC campus Simulator showed students hazards of texting while driving By Miranda Hunter | Editor-in-chief Published: Monday, March 28, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 28, 2011 11:03 March is Drug and Alcohol Awareness month and to help enforce the importance, UNITE International brought its Arrive Alive Tour to campus on March 10.
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University of Richmond – VA

Students, faculty test drunk driving simulator in the Forum By Elizabeth Ygartua Collegian Staff Students, community members, faculty and staff tried out a distracted-driving simulator in the Forum yesterday as part of an effort to raise awareness about the dangers of texting while driving and drunk driving. The Office of Student Activities and the University
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Students Get Reality Check in Texting While Driving Simulator

Students Get Reality Check in Texting While Driving Simulator

Unite International brought a simulator to St. Charles Community College in Missouri.   In a horrifying test-drive, students got a reality check on the risks of texting and drinking while driving.   St. Charles Community College teachers “try” to warn students against texting and driving. “Rather than just telling students over and over again,’ said physical
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Utica College – NY

Driving simulator shows students how split second changes can mean life or death on the road By WKTV News Story Created: Apr 25, 2011 at 4:11 PM EDT Story Updated: Apr 25, 2011 at 6:04 PM EDT UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) – Drivers who send and receive text messages take their eyes off the road for
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U of MN – Rochester

Distracted Driving Crackdown (ABC 6 NEWS) – Hundreds of Minnesota law enforcement agencies are hoping to prevent tragic accidents like that, with a distracted driving crackdown that starts today. Now, UMR is also joining the effort. A high-tech simulator made a stop in Rochester today, as part of its “Arrive Alive” tour. “We’ve brought in
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Union County High – FL

  The national Arrive Alive tour makes a stop at Union County High School on Friday. Sponsored by the sheriff’s office, more than 350 students got behind the wheel of a texting and driving simulator.