Latest Drunk driving Stories

2013-12-02 23:22:55

In light of National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month, Ross Insurance Agency extends advice to parents in an effort to keep teen drivers safe on Massachusetts roads. Holyoke, MA (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 In light of December being recognized as National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month, Ross Insurance, a Massachusetts-based independent insurance agency, extends its concern and advice to parents in the area. Did you know that about three in every ten Americans will be...

2013-11-19 23:20:27

Driving simulation research showed the danger of texting while driving, said a report. Stisim Drive suggested a driving simulator software to help drivers stop the habit and other distracting on-the-road practices. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 A driving simulation research recently showed the students of Valley High School in Iowa the danger that comes with texting while driving. The event was courtesy of a telecommunications company, said in a report from woi-tv.com. In...

2013-11-15 10:47:15

A new report from the Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY) at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health calls into question whether existing federal and voluntary standards for alcohol advertisements curtail potentially damaging content and protect public health. The researchers examined nearly 1,800 different ads for beer, spirits and alcopops that appeared between 2008 and 2010 in national magazines; they found that while the ads largely adhered to existing regulations...

Blood-Glucose Breathalyzer For Diabetics
2013-11-13 15:17:17

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Soon diabetics may be able to use a pain-free breathalyzer device to easily monitor their blood-glucose levels, according to new research being presented at the 2013 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Annual Meeting and Exposition in San Antonio, Texas this week. Developed by Ronny Priefer, a chemist from Western New England University, the device uses nanometer-thick films made from of two polymers that react...

2013-11-12 23:31:18

Driving under the influence of alcohol, marijuana or other drugs can have serious consequences. Educational brochures from Journeyworks Publishing aim to raise awareness and prevent alcohol and drug related accidents. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 “Don’t Drink and Drive” is a familiar phrase to most people. Now with new marijuana laws cropping up in many states, whether it is for medicinal or recreational use, another phrase may soon become as familiar: “Don’t Drive...

2013-11-08 23:03:54

Kahntact USA will soon be conducting DOT Drug and Alcohol Training courses online. The BAT Training is device specific for Alcovisor, CMI, Draeger, Intoximeters, and Lifeloc. Hillside, IL (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 United States's Department of Transportation (DOT) 49 CFR Part 40 describes required procedures for conducting workplace drug and alcohol testing for the Federally regulated transportation industry: "This part concerns the activities of transportation employers,...

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