Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC). The only scientific way to check is through:
1.quantity, 2.body weight, 3.time, 4.and amount of food eaten. BAC is determined by four factors:
DO NOT DRINK and DRIVE The only way to reduce the risk of a crash caused by drinking and driving is….
21 or older with a BAC of.08 percent or higher to drive In New Jersey it is illegal for a motorist…
It is illegal to drive with a BAC of.01 percent or higher For motorist younger than 21…
UNDER STATE LAW, REFUSAL TO TAKE A BREATH TEST IS EQUAL TO DRIVING WITH A BAC OF.08% FOR A FIRST OFFENSE THE CURRENT PENALTY FOR BOTH IS THE LOSS OF DRIVING PRIVILEGES FOR 7 MONTHS TO A YEAR, BASED ON THE JUDGE.
Remember, it doesn’t matter what alcoholic beverage is consumed. There is as much alcohol in the average beer as there is in the average drink of whisky or wine. A “drink” = ½ ounce of alcohol. For example.
Beer Studies show the greatest number of people arrested for drunken driving had been drinking:
◦ Speeding – an intoxicated driver often thinks high speed driving is safe. ◦ Weaving – Even though an intoxicated person may stay in the lane, driving straight may be a problem. ◦ Slow Driving – An intoxicated driver may be overly cautious and driver slower than normal. ◦ Jerking Motion – An intoxicated driver may have short mental lapses and not keep a steady speed. ◦ Quick Stops – An intoxicated driver may make sudden stops LAW ENFORCEMENT IS TRAINED TO NOTICE CERTAIN SIGNS FOR DRUNK DRIVING
Alcohol into the bloodstream This delaying action prevents large amounts of alcohol from affecting your brain immediately. But, if you drink a lot, and steadily, eating won't prevent a high BAC. And if alcohol is already in your bloodstream, eating won't sober you up. Neither will aspirin, black coffee, deep breathing, cold showers, a slap in the face or exercise. Food slows the absorption of…
Of the amount of food consumed Heavy drinking will always produce a high BAC, regardless….
Arrange for a designated driver. Use public transportation. Call a cab. If no other transportation is available, suggest a nap or invite your guest to spend the night. As a last resort, you may have to notify the police. If a person gets drunk in your home and has an accident you might be involved in a lawsuit. If someone drinks too much, do not let them drive.
1.If you serve alcoholic drinks, provide non-alcoholic beverages as well. 2.Also serve nutritious foods or snacks along with the drinks. 3.Don’t insist that your guests drink alcoholic beverages or push refills. 4.Stop serving alcohol well ahead of the departure of your guests. What can you do to be a good host at your house?
Under the influence of any illegal drugs It is illegal to operate a motor vehicle on New Jersey Roadways:
If asked, motorists using prescription drugs must show proof of the prescription AFTER ALCOHOL, MARIJUANA IS THE DRUG MOST OFTEN FOUND WITH DRIVER’S INVOLVED IN COLLISIONS.