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Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

On August 21, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration kicked off the annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign.

Roadside Survival, Part Cuatro – Out of Gas

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

You must be thinking… Who really runs out of gas? Seriously? Well, it happens more than you think.

Roadside Survival, Part Tres – Tire Issues

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

One of the top reasons for pulling over, roadside, is a blown out or flat tire. Let’s be honest, being in that situation stinks, but not being prepared to quickly remedy the situations just makes it all the more worst.

Roadside Survival, Part Dos – Safe Spots for Your Car

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

What do you do if you get a flat tire or your engine dies out while on the road? The first thing you have to do is find a safe spot to pull over. Here are some tips!

Catch the CRZY Spring Distracted Driving Results

Friday, July 24th, 2015

During the Spring of 2015, Teens in the Driver Seat (TDS) supported an activity to decrease electronic use among teen drivers at TDS schools. Here are those results.

Roadside Survival, Part Uno – The Essential Kit.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

With an increase in the amount of driving you might do, we here at Teens in the Driver Seat thought it would be a great idea to do a short series of blogs about vehicle breakdowns and low tech solutions to roadside survival.

Making a Difference in the El Paso Region: Arming Young Drivers with Information Can Save Their Lives

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

The Center for International Intelligent Transportation Research (CIITR) does more than simply conduct research in the El Paso region. We also look for ways, through our research and outreach, to improve the lives of everyone transportation touches, especially in our own home town.

National teen driver safety program honors Dallas/Fort Worth area award winners

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Dallas/Fort Worth area schools, students and sponsors were recognized by the Teens in the Driver Seat® (TDS) program on May 19, 2015.

National teen driver safety program honors El Paso area award winners

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

El Paso area schools, students and sponsors were recognized by the Teens in the Driver Seat® (TDS) program on May 19, 2015.