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2014-02-21 12:28:09

Courts using high-tech breath testers to keep tabs on first-time, low-level drunk drivers DENVER, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Brother may be coming to a court near you in the form of a new alcohol testing system that combines traditional breath testing with government-grade facial mapping. The technology is being used for long-term, unsupervised alcohol testing of first-time and low-level drunk drivers. SCRAM Remote Breath(TM) is a portable, handheld device that can require a...

2014-02-19 23:27:50

More women are drinking-and-driving, said a report. To help them stay safer while behind the wheel, Stisim Drive advised them to quit the habit and undergo a driving simulation training. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 A report related that the number of women drinking and driving has increased in the past decades. And knowing the danger the habit presents, driving simulation company Stisim Drive gave out a number of tips to help female drivers stay safer while behind the wheel....

2014-02-03 12:25:59

Alcohol Justice and North Coastal Prevention Coalition / Vista Community Clinic Present at CADCA National Leadership Forum SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reducing youth exposure to alcohol advertising on public property is an important goal for policy action. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/DC41105LOGO) What: Presentation of Real World Experiences & Data Used to Develop & Implement Successful Community Campaigns To Reduce...

2014-01-30 04:21:40

Alcohol Justice says alcohol and sports are a toxic mix for young viewers and athletes, fueling injuries, violent behavior, and other harm SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the Big Game approaching this Sunday, it's time to assess how huge a boost for the alcohol industry it really is. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/DC41105LOGO) "Big Alcohol in big sports is big business and very harmful to society, its youth, public health and safety,"...

2014-01-28 23:23:42

Harrisburg Attorney Justin McShane, one of the hosts of the American Chemical Society Driving Under the Influence of Drugs Course, invites defense attorneys to take this laboratory course. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 The American Chemical Society has recently launched a new training course called “Forensic Principles of Driving Under the Influence of Drugs,” which was held for the first time on January 16-18, 2014 at Axion Analytical Labs in Chicago. The DUID...

2014-01-25 20:20:06

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Colorado kicked off its first annual Colorado Springs Walk Like MADD(®) event during an afternoon of bowling to "STRIKE out drunk driving." MADD supporters, volunteers, and community partners bowled to raise awareness and funds to keep Colorado communities safe. The kickoff bowling event was designed to give Walk teams the opportunity to sign up their walkers and raise funds -- all...

2014-01-23 08:35:14

GURNEE, Ill., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- How many drinks can you consume before you reach the legal limit? The wrong decision could cost you jail time, loss of work or even your life. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/PH51265-a ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/PH51265LOGO-b ) One of the fastest growing industries in health and empowerment is the personal breathalyzer. Sales have steadily increased over the years. According to Wintergreen...

2014-01-21 16:20:12

Nationally, the NHTSA and MADD are running campaigns to encourage the proper enforcement of laws against drunk driving. Safecar.info now joins in the fight to control the problem. LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With the Christmas and New Year holiday season past, it is easy for states to let their priorities for law enforcement go back to their default settings. This is not acceptable. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140121/MN48988) 2013 saw the number...

2014-01-20 08:23:54

Verizon features SOBERLINK, a mobile breath alcohol monitoring system, in their promotional video for M2M cellular technology applications CYPRESS, Calif., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOBERLINK, Inc., a leading innovator in mobile breath alcohol monitoring, is a proud partner of Verizon's Hosted Private Network program. The partnership began in 2011 when SOBERLINK determined Verizon was the ideal wireless partner for their revolutionary SL2 device - the world's first handheld...

Study Confirms Minimally Buzzed Driving Just As Deadly As .08+
2014-01-16 13:10:02

[ Watch the Video: The New Buzz About Drunk Driving ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers writing in the journal Injury Prevention say that even just a little bit of alcohol could be causing fatal car crashes. University of California, San Diego researchers studying accidents in the US say that “minimally buzzed” drivers are more often to blame for fatal car crashes than sober drivers. The team used the official US Fatality Analysis Reporting System...


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