Most of people enjoy a little drink from time to time and there is nothing wrong with this. A glass of wine is even recommended by the doctor. The problem appears when you get drunk and lose control. If you then consider driving then it goes even worse.
Drunk driving is an epidemic that continues to sever and life threatening consequences for those involved.
Preview Main Point:
Today I am going to talk about over view of the problem, physical effect of alcohol, legal effect alcohol and how to prevent this problem.
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Over of the Problem:
Drunk Driving occur every day, and many lives are taken because of one person choice. Drunken driving facts can be a useful tool for any parent or teacher who wants to alert young people to the dangers of drinking and driving. Here are some helpful drunk driving facts that may help scare them straight:
1. One person is killed every half-hour due to drunk driving 2. Each year approximately 16,000 are killed in alcohol related crashes 3. Alcohol is a factor in almost half of all traffic fatalities 4. Every other minute a person is seriously injured in an alcohol related crash 5. Over 40% of fatal automobile accidents are alcohol-related 6. Approximately 30% of Americans will be in an accident involving alcohol 7. According to estimates, someone is injured in an alcohol-related accident every two minutes 8. Accidents involving alcohol are more likely to occur at night… about five times more likely 9. About two-thirds of DUI convictions are for first time offenders 10. More than one-third of all fatal traffic accidents involve at least one person with a BAC over 0.08%.
According to: - http://dui.lifetips.com/cat/61352/drunk-driving-facts-stats/index.html
Due to drunk driving many innocent persons have to suffer a...