Training for survival

Face an Active Shooter in Virtual Reality, and You May Be Better Prepared to Survive a Real-Life Encounter

You’re in your office when you learn there’s someone with a gun roaming the hallways outside. You can hear gunshots and screams. What do you do? That’s the challenge for users of a new virtual reality program called SurviVR, designed to train employees how to deal with an active shooter situation in the workplace. The program works with HTC Vive, the virtual reality headset released earlier this year. An active shooter situation is when an armed person or people actively shoot in a confined, populated area with the intent to kill. ….[READ]

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