Los Angeles Sheriff’s Will Mount DUI Saturation Patrols on Superbowl Sunday

first_imglatest #1 Los Angeles Sheriff’s Will Mount DUI Saturation Patrols on Superbowl Sunday On Sunday, February 1, 2015 Published on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 | 11:03 am Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Game Plan for Super Bowl Sunday: Are You Drinking or Driving? Fans Don’t Let Fans Drive Drunk.The Super Bowl is America’s most watched national sporting event. On Super Bowl Sunday, February 1, there will be lots of game day socializing that may include drinking. That’s why the California Office of Traffic Safety and Police, Sheriffs, the California Highway Patrol are urging football fans to choose sides now: drinking or driving. If you plan on drinking on Super Bowl Sunday, designate a sober driver to get you home safely.The Fans Don’t Let Fans Drive Drunk campaign encourages people to make plans ahead of time that will prevent them from getting behind the wheel of a vehicle after drinking. Everyone should be mindful that if you’re taking medication, whether prescription or over-the-counter, drinking even small amounts of alcohol can greatly intensify the impairment effects. Driving impaired could result in injury or death for you or others on the road.The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Traffic Services Detail will be conducting roving DUI saturation patrols during and following Sunday’s Super Bowl matchup. The DUI operations will be at undisclosed locations within the cities of Bellflower and Norwalk where collision data reveals high incidents of DUI crashes and arrests.According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in 2013, there were 867 people killed in alcohol-impaired-driving crashes in California –29 percent of all crash fatalities in the state. A driver is considered alcohol-impaired with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or higher, the legal limit. This February 1, don’t become another tragic Super Bowl stat.Drivers caught driving impaired can expect the impact of a DUI arrest to include jail time, fines, fees, DUI classes, other expenses that can exceed $10,000 not to mention the embarrassment when friends and family find out.Funding for these operations is provided to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety http://www.ots.ca.gov/ through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration http://www.nhtsa.gov/, reminding everyone to ‘Report Drunk Driver – Call 9-1-1.OTS is offering a free mobile app – DDVIP – aimed at thanking the sober designated driver with perks and free offers at area bars and restaurants. Available for iPhone and Android. Never let friends drive if they have had too much to drink. Stay connected with OTS via: http://www.facebook.com/CaliforniaOTS, http://twitter.com/#!/OTS_CA, www.ots.ca.gov.As a Driver Plan Ahead with These Tips– Arrange rides home for your friends, family, co-workers and yourself before the drinking begins.– Identify and provide free non-alcoholic drinks or other promotional items to the Designated Driver.– Party hosts and servers must limit drinks to your guests or patrons. Don’t serve more than one or two over several hours.– Cut back on the amount of drinks you plan to bring to the party – and provide plenty of food. faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Business News Community News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Make a comment Community Newscenter_img Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  First Heatwave Expected Next Week HerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Strong Female TV Characters Who Deserve To Have A SpinoffHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyStop Eating Read Meat (Before It’s Too Late)HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHere Is What Scientists Say Will Happen When You Eat AvocadosHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWhat Is It That Actually Makes French Women So Admirable?HerbeautyHerbeauty More Cool Stuff Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Top of the News Subscribe EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more

Boxing charity event Rumble with the Agents launches

first_imgRumble with the Agents, the white-collar charity boxing event hosted for the last two years by Landlord Action, in association with Hamilton Fraser, is returning for a third year. The event will be held on Thursday 25th May 2017, and the team is requesting the support of men and women from all sides of the property industry looking for a New Year challenge.The event will once again raise funds for Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice, North London’s only ‘Hospice at Home’ service, providing support for children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions and their families. The charity also provides respite and support to families, helping them to face the future with hope after bereavement.Paul Shamplina, founder of Landlord Acton, said, “We’re offering individuals the chance to get fit and try a new sport in a safe and professional environment, whilst supporting the wonderful work of Noah’s Ark, who are hoping to build a new state of the art hospice by 2018.”Rumble with the Agents has some keen participants already signed up, but the event requires a total of 12 boxers, so remaining places are on a first come first served basis. There will be  six fights lasting six minutes each. No experience is required to take part in the event, just a willingness to learn and dedication to train. Fully structured and supervised training will be provided at the world-famous Peacock Gym in East London.Kevin Pearcey, Manager at Winkworth Estate Agents in Willesden, who volunteered to box in a previous event, said, “Boxing at ‘Rumble with the Agents’ was one of the best experiences of my life. The preparation, setup and training nights leading to fight night were excellent. It was for a fantastic charity, sell out event and one that I will be talking about forever.”Tickets to attend ‘Rumble with the Agents’ are now on sale at www.rumblewiththeagents.co.uk. Attendees are guaranteed an action-packed night with six fights, a three-course meal with unlimited drinks, an auction with high value memorabilia, raffle, and a number of celebrity guests.  “The event has been so popular, it’s now a permanent fixture in the property calendar,” said Paul Shamplina, “It’s a really fun night filled with food, drink and plenty of competitive spirit, where the industry comes together to support their colleagues and raise money for charity.”‘Rumble with the Agents’ is open to estate and letting agents, property professionals, suppliers and landlords. Those participating are asked to take a table of ten or twelve to represent their company at the event which will be held at Holiday Inn, Avenue Banqueting, 58 Regents Park Road, London, N3 3JN.To find out more, volunteer to take part, buy tickets or donate something for the raffle/ auction please email Rita Shamplina on [email protected] or call 07790 569501.Landlord Action Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice Rumble with the Agents estate agents boxing white collar boxing January 3, 2017Sheila ManchesterWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021 Home » News » Agencies & People » Boxing charity event Rumble with the Agents launches previous nextAgencies & PeopleBoxing charity event Rumble with the Agents launchesLandlord Action’s Paul Shamplina to raise funds for children’s hospice charity.Sheila Manchester3rd January 201701,773 Viewslast_img read more