Driving Under the Influence

By | Car Accident

Driving Under the Influence America as a nation has spent billions of dollars on national campaigns to discourage people from drinking and driving. The National Highway Traffic Administration (NHTSA) came up with their slogan of “Over the Limit, Under Arrest” back in 2006. There have been dramatic television ads sponsored by the U.S. Department of Transportation saying that “Friends don’t let friends drive drunk”, in an effort to promote how others can take responsibility. While some of these campaigns have been successful, driving under the influence (DUI) still remains a problem throughout the nation. When someone has been charged with…

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Drunk Driving Report: Memphis, TN

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Drunk Drivers Are Repeat Offenders Government officials and civic organizations, like Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) are diligent about seeking ways to prevent drunk motorist from being on roadways. Many people believe that under age and young adult drivers create the most problems on highways. Older adults are more likely to have severe alcohol addiction problems and cause most major accidents that lead to personal injury lawsuits. Recent crime statistics prove that a high number of drivers arrested for DUI will most likely be apprehended again in under 5 years. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation analyzed criminal data and found…

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