Driving while intoxicated or driving under the influence is dangerous and drivers with high blood alcohol content (BAC= 0.08 or higher) are at increased risk of auto accidents, highway injuries and vehicular deaths.
Some prevention measures include license suspension or revocation, impounding or confiscating vehicle plates, enforcing open container bans, increasing penalties such as fines or jail for drunk driving, mandating education for young people, and lowering legal BACs. Also discussed are safety seat belts, air bags, designated drivers, and effective practical ways to stay sober.
If you of someone you know has been accused of driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI), you or that person need inmediate assistance. Call us or click here to find a qualified criminal defense attorney in your area.