Drinking and Driving

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There is a need for stricter drunk driving rules in order to reduce drunken driving fatalities. Solving the problems caused by drinking and driving will require action by friends, family and law enforcment. Drinking and driving not only endangers your live, but also the lives of others.

Driving while drinking is putting yourself and others in danger. You will have less control of you reactions to traffic situations and you will also lose your ability to judge. Your body will have poor hand, muscle, and eye coordination, your focus is straight forward and not all around you like it should be. You will be less likely to see bikes, pedestrians, or other vehicles coming the opposite way. In this case with one of the most recent laws was the Administrative License Revocation Law Soinski, Denny. "Drunk Driving." Drunk Driving. 11 Feb. 2007. Web. 23 Oct. 2011. The law allowed for license suspension immediately following a refusal to take a breathalyzer test by a suspect drunk driver on the side of the road. It's simply not a wise choice to get behind the wheel no matter how much you have had to drink. The only safe driving limit is .00 percent.

By highering the Drinking and driving laws will reduce the risks of deaths all around the world. I believe that mandating the installation of the interlock devices in everyones vehicle that will prevent anyone that is intoxicated to start any vehicle.Hanson, Professor David J. "Alcohol Problems and Solutions." Alcohol Problems and Solutions. Web. 23 Oct. 2011. You can also recieve license revocation, or mandatory jail time even if it is your first conviction. The costs of Drinking and driving are very extreme, you can't afford it! The arrest's for driving under the influence have risen in countries in the past 10 years, and so have the resulting penalties. First time offenders whose blood-alcohol content registers atleast 0.16- double the legal limit- can recieve a maximum fine of $5,000 and six months in...
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