Drinking and driving can cost you $1,000 to $6,500
By now everyone should know driving a motor vehicle under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol is a crime.
Alcohol slows down the functions of the central nervous system. meaning that some of the normal brain functions are delayed, and and the person is unable to perform normally. Drugs have a similar threats to the public because they have an effect how long someone reacts to something, motor skills safe driving requires; judgment, concentration, comprehension and Visual acuity.
On September 18, 2009, my mother was hit by a drunk driver. she was driving and my step ad and my sister who was just a newborn were in the car at the time.
This is a crime!
A driver's level of intoxication is determined by a the measurement of blood alcohol content (BAC). All 50 states now made .08% the Legal limit for driving under the influence and for commercial drivers the BAC level is .04% nationwide. .08%
2014 about 9,967 people were killed by a drunk driver or died for drinking and driving. 209 child passengers ages 14 and younger also died to alcohol-impaired driving crashes.
in 2014, over 1.1 million driver were arrested for driving under the influence. that is about every one that live in the state of Montana.
if you had to may drinks please have someone call you a cab or if you are at a friends house ask your friend if you spend the night.
MAKING THIS ONE SMART DECISION CAN SAVE SO MANY LIVES!