Thousands of people visit bars in Scottsdale, Arizona every weekend. A staggering number of them will decide to drive home drunk. There will be some hard-core drunk drivers who haven’t yet been caught. A few newbies, too. But a lot of those drunk drivers won’t realize they’re too impaired to drive. … [Read more...] about Scottsdale Gets $150K to Teach Residents Just How Drunk They Are
You’re driving back from a restaurant after a sumptuous meal. A police officer pulls you over – maybe you forgot to signal, or maybe it’s the proverbial broken taillight. Just then you remember that, while you didn’t drink, you had a dish smothered in wine sauce. Do you need to fear the … [Read more...] about Could a Brandy Peppercorn Steak Flambé Lead to a DUI?
One of the most contested areas in drunk driving law is sobriety test refusal. Many drivers are not sure if they are allowed to refuse a breath, blood, or urine test after a DUI arrest. Adding to the confusion is that there are generally two tests – the breath test given by an officer at the scene, … [Read more...] about Arizona: Police Can No Longer Tell Drunk Drivers that DUI Tests Are Required
It’s a scary decision to make. The lights flash, you pull over, and the police officer asks you a question or two. Then he says, “I’d like you to take a breathalyzer test.” You have seconds to decide. What do you do? There are those who tell you not to take it. For them, refusing a … [Read more...] about Should I Refuse a Breathalyzer Test in North Carolina?
Today's post comes to us from LifeSafer's Interlock Talk blog. If you've ever considered refusing a breathalyzer test upon being pulled over, this is for you. Ever been stopped by the police after drinking alcohol? You were probably asked to take a Breathalyzer test. These tests are given so the … [Read more...] about Should I take the Breathalyzer test?