Lower DUI level proposed

Investor's Business Daily
May 2013
Investors Business Daily;5/15/2013, pA02
The Nat'l Transportation Safety Board recommended states cut the threshold for drunken driving from .08 blood-alcohol level to .05, saying it would halve the risk of crashes. The new standards would equate to 1 drink for women under 120 pounds and 2 for men at 160 pounds. The recommendation is unpopular with states. The Nat'l Highway Traffic Safety Administration stopped short of endorsing the change.


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