A Lower Standard for Drunken Driving

May 21, 2013 - Less than a minute read

How much is too much? One beer, two beers, four? In the last two decades, strict drinking and driving rules have certainly helped keep the roads a little more safe. Alcohol related accidents and deaths on the road have declined by about half the amount during these 20 years. But how much further can we go to draw the line between a night of two to three drinks into handing out DUI’s to those who have had perhaps a little bit over the limit. Here’s a great opinion article by the New York Times on lowering the standard blood alcohol level for drunken driving.

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