Category: DUI Accidents
We wish everyone a happy and safe New Year’s. Please enjoy your celebrations with friends and family and plan ahead should the celebrations involve alcoholic beverages.
Nearly 11,000 people died in alcohol-related crashes in 2017. Eliminating impaired driving should be everyone’s goal.
Many will be celebrating over the holiday season, and these celebrations often include alcoholic beverages. Knowing how long alcohol stays in the system can be complicated.
Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season. It is a time when families and friends join together to give thanks and enjoy one another’s company. Unfortunately, Thanksgiving also marks the beginning of a dangerous season and is one of the most dangerous times to be on the road.
From the period of 2012 to 2016, 44 percent of all people killed in motor vehicle crashes on Halloween night were crashes which involved a drunk driver, according to NHTSA statistics.
Every day we hear about at least one drunk-driving accident in Florida. A 65-year-old man was the victim of a drunk-driving accident 18 years ago. His life was changed forever.
Alcohol-impaired and drug-impaired drivers are a danger to our community and need to be stopped. If you encounter an impaired driver, there are things you can do to protect yourself and others on our roads.
Experts say whether it is medicinal marijuana, legally prescribed muscle relaxers, or any other drug, or combination thereof, it is just as illegal as driving drunk.
Planning a time out with friends and family must include plans for a designated driver first. This cannot be taken lightly or handled by chance. Once a potential driver becomes inebriated, the thought of a designated driver, most likely, will not enter the person’s mind.
A new study by researchers reported in the Journal of American Osteopathic Association said that it is easy to convince college students that if they reduce their alcohol consumption they can improve their grades and relationships with others. However, changing the habit is not so easy.