Drunk driving kills nearly 11,100 people in the United States each year. And according to a Centers for Disease Control (CDC) fact sheet, Texans are more likely than the average American to drive after drinking … Read More »
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Drunk driving is on a slight increase in North Carolina over the last few years. According to the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Crash Data Facts Report for 2017, there were 11,342 drunk … Read More »
The number of drunk driving fatalities in Florida decreased in 2017, according to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) Annual Report for 2017. Their records show that alcohol-related crashes, in general, … Read More »
Drunk driving is a real problem in California. Although the appearance of rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft has reduced the number of drunk driving arrests in some of the state’s biggest cities, other statistics … Read More »
It’s been almost a year since the North Carolina General Assembly directed the N.C. Department of Motor Vehicles to set fees to cover the DMV annual operating budget, which in 2017 was $3.73 million. The … Read More »
Kombucha tea, considered an “immortal health elixir” by the ancient Chinese for over 2,000 years, has brewers scrambling for an alcohol tester specialized for fermented drinks in order to avoid fines. During the first half … Read More »
It’s time to define alcohol consumption and understand how it relates to that feeling of elation that can come from enjoying a social drink with friends. It all comes down to one thing: Blood Alcohol … Read More »
If you drink water, you can dilute your breath sample. You can refuse to take a breath test if you’re pulled over. These things are true, right? Actually, you might be surprised to learn … Read More »
In Florida, a vehicle isn’t just defined as a car or truck. That means that DUI laws apply to more modes of transportation than you might realize. Here are just a few of the ways … Read More »
You’re driving down the road and all of a sudden you see lights in your rearview mirror. You’re asked to pull over, and you do. The officer requests that you get out of the car, … Read More »