Tag: DUI

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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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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Stay Safe, Choose a Designated Driver

According to MADD, twenty eight people in the United States die each day as the result of an auto accident caused by a drunk driver. Even if you’re lucky enough not to kill or seriously injure anyone or yourself, one DUI can easily cost you over $10,000 after you factor in fines, time in an …

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University of Idaho Football Delivers Consequences For Drunk Driving

There was some disappointment for University of Idaho football fans last week when the report that top receiver senior Dezmon Epps was dismissed from the team came out.  He had been arrested for  DUI arrest in April. Epps was charged after he was found driving the wrong way down a one-way street. He pleaded guilty …

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Drunk Drivers Cause More Deaths And Injuries Than Commonly Reported

We all know that drinking and driving can be deadly, but recent evidence suggests alcohol-related motor vehicle accidents are significantly under reported. A study in the March issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs  reviewed the death certificates for people  killed in motor vehicle accidents. Researchers found that a large number of …

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