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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...

2014-08-07 23:10:32

Nebraska personal injury law firm urges residents of the state to write to Nebraska’s representatives and senators in Washington D.C. to pass the CARS Act to support the fundraising initiatives of organizations such as Mothers Against Drunk Driving. OMAHA, NE (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Personal injury litigation firm, Inkelaar Law supports H.R. 4960, the Charitable Automobile Red-Tape Simplification (CARS) Act (The Act). The legislation was introduced in the House on June 25, 2014....

2014-08-06 16:21:01

DOVER, Del., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delaware Governor Jack Markell has signed into law House Bill (HB) 212 and Senate Bill (SB) 260, supported by the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility. HB 212, effective immediately, mandates the use of ignition interlock devices (IIDs) for all convicted DUI offenders for a minimum of four months. SB 260, effective October 15, 2014, will allow offenders who are placed into the state Driving Under the Influence Treatment...

2014-08-04 12:21:38

Texas data shows teens are getting mixed messages about alcohol, but parental guidance makes a difference AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Before teens head back to school, MADD is calling on Texas parents to talk with their kids about the dangers of drinking underage - before another adult does. MADD encourages families to use resources from MADD's Power of Parents program to learn ways to empower their children to say no to alcohol. It is particularly important for...

2014-08-01 16:23:35

--2 out of 3 people will be involved in a drunk driving crash in their lifetime.-- DENVER, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Saturday, August 2, more than 1,000 walkers are expected to support Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado at the 9(th) annual Denver Walk Like MADD(®) event. The 5K walk route will circle Sloan's Lake Park and raise awareness and funds to help eliminate drunk driving and support victims and survivors in Colorado. This year, two special...

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....

2014-07-16 16:20:34

The Newly-Launched Program will Make it Much Easier for Non-Residents of California to Complete their Court Ordered DUI Classes MIAMI, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- California DUI Class Online, a website that offers DUI courses for California DUI and alcohol related offenders, has just announced the launch of a new program that will allow out of state non-resident DUI offenders the ability to complete their court-ordered DUI classes online. Photo -...

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...

New Tool Tells You How Much Alcohol Is In Your Favorite Cocktail
2014-07-07 13:18:48

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online Last month, redOrbit reported on the breakdown of alcohol consumption on a state-by-state and city-by-city level and discovered some very interesting and unexpected statistics. That study was based on data collected from the personal breathalyzer product put out by San Francisco-based BACTrack. That study was only possible because each participant, individuals who had purchased the BACTrack product and linked it to their...


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