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Maryland Joins Driven to Protect Partnership

Driven To Protect

Published: August 15, 2019

Driven to Protect is a public-private partnership between the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety (DADSS) Program and individual state governments that is helping with on-road testing of advanced technology to eliminate drunk driving and save lives. The vehicle-integrated alcohol detection technology will determine when a driver is impaired with a blood alcohol concentration at or above 0.08% and prevent the car from moving. The breakthrough technology will be fast, accurate, reliable, and affordable.

Driven to Protect at 2019 Salem Fair

Driven To Protect

Published: August 02, 2019

In July 2019, the Driven to Protect team attended the Salem Fair in Salem, Virginia—the largest fair in the Commonwealth. Attendees included residents from all over Virginia, particularly the southwestern region.

YOVASO Summer Leadership Retreat

Driven To Protect

Published: June 19, 2019

On June 19th, Driven to Protect participated in the 2019 Youth of Virginia Speak Out (YOVASO) Summer Leadership Retreat at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.

DADSS Research Program at the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles Technical Conference

DADSS Research Program

Published: June 15, 2019

In early June, the DADSS Research Program participated in the 26th International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (ESV) in Eindhoven, Netherlands.

Driven to Protect Ft. Belvoir Day Trade Show

Driven To Protect

Published: June 12, 2019

On June 12, 2019, the Driven to Protect team attended the Ft. Belvoir Safety Day Trade Show in Ft. Belvoir, Virginia.