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Deterring the drinking driver

legal policy and social control

by H. Laurence Ross

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books, Gower [distributor] in Lexington, Mass, (Aldershot) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drunk driving -- Prevention.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p117-124. - Includes index.

    StatementH. Laurence Ross.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK4037
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii,129p. :
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21586304M
    ISBN 100669052361

    Kent's first and last DUI Checkpoint of '05 appears Friday night. These statistics suggest that the legislature has not fully achieved its goal of deterring drinking and driving. Society’s interest in protecting communities against drunk drivers compels lawmakers to strengthen drinking and driving laws in order to aid prevention and prosecution across the country.

      If you are out drinking, check your level before you get in the car and, if you are at percent or higher, sit back down, eat something and recheck yourself in an hour. It’s not that much of an imposition if lives are at stake. Or, better yet, arrange in advance for a designated driver. Promising but inadequately evaluated measures include: Marking the license plate to indicate ownership in the family of someone whose driver’s license is suspended or revoked for alcohol offenses. 17 • Passing and enforcing bans on open containers would probably reduce drunk driving by deterring drinking while driving.

    the public about the risks involved in drinking and driving, and preventing it from taking place. This section highlights the interventions of voluntary organizations created specifically to prevent drinking and driving, to programmes undertaken by employers, schools, outlets selling alcohol, and File Size: KB. (Ross, Deterring the Drinking Driver () p. 2; Cameron, The Impact of Drinking-Driving Countermeasures: A Review and Evaluation Contemp. Drug Prob. , [35 Cal.3d ] ) Research on alcohol's effect on both motor skills and judgment revealed that impairment occurred at alcohol concentrations as low as percent (Hurst.


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