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2014-05-15 12:21:26

- Launches First-Ever Professional-Grade Smartphone Breathalyzer SAN FRANCISCO, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today BACtrack, the leader in personal and professional-grade breathalyzers, celebrates its 13(th) anniversary developing innovative products in an emerging market and the one-year anniversary of its genre-defining smartphone product, BACtrack Mobile. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/87850 According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...

2014-05-08 23:15:31

A new study reportedly discovered that driving with a hangover is just as dangerous as driving drunk. Stisim Drive commented that could be proven correct via a driving simulator system. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Drunk driving is a very common cause of road accidents. And according to a report from fox59.com, a study discovered that getting behind the wheel while still hangover is just as dangerous. In response to it, Stisim Drive backed the assessment and stated that a driving...

2014-05-07 12:30:08

Research With Experts, Parents & Teens Suggests Early, Frequent, Engaging Dialog NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alcohol Talk, a new public education campaign to help parents talk with their teens about drinking, was unveiled today by sponsor Pernod Ricard USA, the New York-based unit of the global spirits and wine marketer. The campaign emphasizes the timing, language and opportunities parents can use to have this conversation with confidence and credibility, based on input from...

2014-05-06 08:22:20

PHILADELPHIA and DALLAS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For mothers, nothing is more important than keeping their families safe. Just in time for Mother's Day, Mothers Against Drunk Driving® (MADD), the nation's largest nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking, is releasing new public service announcements (PSAs). MADD worked with Poptent, the global leader in crowdsourced video production, to create the messages, which can be viewed at...

2014-04-21 23:01:58

DWI attorney Evan Levow of Levow & Associates, P.A., will speak about field sobriety testing for DWI and conduct mock cross-examinations at the Trial Skills University: Lawyers Training Lawyers seminar on May 16 -17, 2014 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Evan M. Levow, the founder of Levow & Associates, P.A., will be speaking at the Trial Skills Universit : Lawyers Training Lawyers two-day seminar on May 16-17, 2014 in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. “This seminar is...

2014-04-17 23:01:30

Orlando Criminal Defense Lawyer David Katz of Katz & Phillips, P.A. law firm, lauds the ‘Oh Crap’ App, designed to help people suspected of driving drunk. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Criminal defense lawyer David Katz, founder of Katz & Phillips, P.A. law firm, applauds the creativity and usefulness of a new smartphone app that can help people being pulled over for suspected drunk driving. It is called the ‘Oh crap’ app. The app was designed to tell people what...

Pop Music References To Alcohol Influence Teenaged Drinking
2014-04-09 09:30:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From Moet to Heineken, references to alcohol brands can be found throughout pop music and a new study has found a strong connection between liking music with these kinds of lyrics and drinking in teens and young adults. The study, published in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, was based on a national survey of over 2,500 respondents. It found that individuals between 15 and 23 years old who could identify references to...

2014-04-02 12:20:45

New MADD Texas survey highlights disconnect between teens and parents on the issue of alcohol AUSTIN, Texas, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey of Texas teens and parents underscored a significant disconnect in what parents believe their teens face in terms of pressure to drink alcohol versus the reality of what teens truly experience. However, teens widely reported that they do, in fact, listen to their parents' messages about the dangers of underage drinking. The survey,...

2014-03-30 23:05:01

Personal injury attorney Herb Louthian of Louthian Law P.A. supports bill requiring ignition interlock for some first-time DUI offenders. (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 Since 2007, South Carolina has mandated ignition interlock devices for those convicted of multiple drunk driving offenses. The present program, however, stands a good chance of being strengthened to penalize even some first-time DUI offenders, thanks to the March 25 vote of the House Judiciary Committee to send the bill to the...

2014-03-27 23:32:17

The lead attorney at the Law Offices of Daniel C. Carlton weighs in on the California Highway Patrol’s conclusion that texting while driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Commenting on a recent news story quoting California Highway Patrol officials who say texting and driving is more dangerous than driving drunk, Irvine car accident lawyer Daniel C. Carlton said today he was not surprised to hear of their conclusions. He said other studies have...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.