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2014-08-27 16:21:03

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of the national enforcement initiative, "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over," PennDOT, state police and municipal police are focusing their efforts on reducing alcohol-and drug-related crashes through Labor Day. "Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is unsafe and it's against the law," PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. "Although alcohol-related crashes have gradually decreased, drugged-driving crashes and...

2014-08-25 08:23:11

Committee Hearing on the Issue Takes Place Tuesday LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition to Ban Alcohol Ads on Public Property in Los Angeles (www.NoAlcoholAds.org) will be present tomorrow at the City Planning and Land Use Management Committee (PLUM) hearing to demand that the newly proposed LAX outdoor sign district not include alcohol ads. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110727/DC41105LOGO "In the dying days of summer, JCDecaux, Clear Channel and their...

2014-08-18 23:02:28

New research report “Alcohol Breathalyzer And Drug Testing: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020” drawn up by WinterGreen Research is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, the value of the global alcohol breathalyzer and drug testing market is forecast to reach USD 7 billion by 2020. London, UK (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Currently standing at USD 699 million, the value of the global alcohol breathalyzer and drug testing market is...

2014-08-18 16:20:29

DENVER, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's the one contest you don't want to win, and our Colorado's Wine Country tops the Denver area in the "drunkest" category. Statistics published by the Persistent Drunk Driver Committee, a monitoring body formed legislatively (Persistent Drunk Driver Act of 1998), show that the "western slope," also known as Colorado's wine country, had the highest average blood alcohol content (BAC) for DUI arrests in 2013. Photo -...

2014-08-14 12:27:23

DUBLIN, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of Wintergreen Research, Inc's new report "Alcohol Breathalyzer And Drug Testing Equipment: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020" to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Worldwide markets are poised to achieve significant growth as law enforcement and companies get more businesses test for substance abuse. Alcohol abuse and drug abuse represent a...

2014-08-12 16:20:59

OTTAWA, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) is pleased to host the 14(th) Alcohol Interlock Symposium from August 17(th) to 19(th) in Washington, DC at The Dupont Circle Hotel. Opening plenaries will be delivered by David Friedman, Acting Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Dr. Doug Marlowe, Chief of Science, Policy and Law at the National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP). Jonathon...

2014-08-11 04:22:01

NEW YORK, LONDON, BERLIN and PARIS, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportstack announces that it has published a new Wintergreen study Alcohol Breathalyzer And Drug Testing Equipment: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020 [http://www.reportstack.com/product/166280/alcohol-breathalyzer-and-drug-testing-equipment-market-shares-strategies-and-forecasts-worldwide-2014-to-2020.html ] . Worldwide markets are poised to achieve significant growth as law...

2014-07-28 08:33:13

DUBLIN, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Breath Analyzers Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Breath analyzers are devices used to detect the presence of different compounds in a sample of breath of a person. Breath analyzers are most commonly used to measure the blood alcohol content in a sample of breath. These devices are a major tool in enforcing drink and drive laws....

2014-07-08 11:08:29

Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs The brands of alcohol popular with underage drinkers also happen to be the ones heavily advertised in magazines that young people read, a new study finds. The findings, reported in July's Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, add to evidence that alcohol ads can encourage kids to drink. They also suggest that the alcohol industry's self-imposed standards on advertising are inadequate, said lead researcher Craig Ross, Ph.D., M.B.A., of the...

Law Enforcement May Soon Have A New Weapon In The Fight Against Drugged Drivers: Marijuana Breathalyzer
2014-06-19 12:24:20

Alan McStravick for redorbit.com - Your Universe online Stories of a marijuana breathalyzer have existed in the same realm as those pee-pool tablets we all heard about as children but never saw. Oh sure, we had friends whose other friends parents used it in their pool , but for many, it was just the chance that we might create a cloud of color emanating from our trunks that caused us to think more than twice before letting go and letting it flow. Imagining just the possibility that a...


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