Category Archive: DUI/Drunk Driving

Aug 30

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over: Labor Day 2016 Edition

As its does on high volume Holiday drive weekends, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is calling on motorists across the nation to Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over this holiday weekend and all year round. Law enforcement agencies in Boise, throughout Idaho and all around the country will be stepping up efforts to …

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Feb 04

Alcohol Myths: Separating Fact from Fiction

If you accept some common alcohol-related myths you could put yourself or others at risk. Myth 1: Beer before liquor, never sicker. Liquor before beer, in the clear. Fact: The type of drink you consume isn’t as important as the overall alcohol content. One 12 ounce beer has the same alcohol content as 1.5 ounces …

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Dec 22

Holiday Party Safety

As you’re planning your holiday social calendar, don’t forget to arrange for a designated driver to provide transportation from parties where alcohol will be served. Drinking and driving is never a good idea, but it’s especially dangerous during the holiday season. Heavy traffic and the high prevalence of social drinking creates a serious safety hazard. …

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Oct 29

Halloween Safety Tips

Whether you’re taking your children out trick-or-treating or heading out for a night on the town with friends, it’s important to keep in mind some basic Halloween safety tips. Trick-or-Treating Safely Increased foot traffic on Halloween in the evening and after dark compel drivers to keep and extra close eye out for pedestrians. From 4 …

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Oct 20

Tailgating SafetyTips for Idaho Sports Fans

With  football season is in full swing,  fans across the state are spending part of their weekends tailgating. This American tradition is a great way to socialize and support your favorite team.  But it’s important to keep in mind a few safety tips to make sure you and your guests don’t end up cheering for …

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Oct 07

Drowsy Driving Dangers

Driving while drowsy can be just as dangerous as getting behind the wheel after you’ve had too much to drink. The National Sleep Foundation tells us a driver who has been awake for 18 hours has the same driving impairment as someone with a blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.08%. That means just as bad …

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Sep 23

Statute of Limitations for Idaho Personal Injury Cases

The term statute of limitations refers to the amount of time the law allows for you to bring legal action against the person or business responsible for your injury. Statute of limitations apply to not just injury cases but to most other types civil claims and criminal actions. The idea behind a statute of limitations …

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Aug 29

Teen Drunk Drivers Pose a Serious Safety Hazard

Statistically speaking, young drivers are overrepresented in Idaho motor vehicle accidents that involve alcohol. Driving while under the influence is never a good idea, but the high rate of intoxicated teen drivers is especially disturbing. Studies estimate that about 10% of all high school students have been guilty of drinking and driving at least once …

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