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DUI Bulletin Board Sarah Burrows. January 28, Sources: The Bacchus Network ‘ Just the Facts: Impaired Driving.’ Google Images
Do You DUI? –.08 Blood Alcohol is a DUI in Colorado –.02 is a DUI for anyone under 21
The average DUI costs TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS ! Can you afford 10 Grand for a DUI?
A DUI will give you a criminal record. A DUI will hurt your chances for employment. A DUI will allow insurance companies to drop you from coverage. A DUI will stop you from traveling. Some countries, including Canada, count ALL criminal convictions, including a DUI as basis for exclusion from the country.
Strategies for When You’re Crunk and Wanna Leave:
-Plan ahead. Designate a driver who wont drink. -Call a close friend or family member. Explain the situation and plan ahead next time. -Call a cab. 40$ or 50$ is nothing compared to 10,000.00$.
The Cost of Impaired Driving
Almost 13,000 people die each year- that’s one person every 40 minutes. Alcohol is involved in 31% of traffic fatalities. Alcohol related crashes cost the United States $50 Billion a year.
Help a Buddy Out: Stop Your Friend From Driving Impaired
Have your friend stay the night. Find the keys while your friend is distracted and take the keys. Do not embarrass the person Politely, but firmly take the keys and tell the person you cannot let the person drive home because you care.
Whatever you do, don’t give it. It could save a life.