Drinking & Driving

Drinking & Driving

Minimum Legal Age Limits

October 25, 2019

This table details legislation defining minimum purchase and/or consumption age limits for alcohol beverages in various jurisdictions.It is updated on an ongoing basis as jurisdictions enact or revise their requirements with assistance from staff of the Law Library of Congress ...

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Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) Limits

January 3, 2019

This table details the legal blood alcohol concentration (BAC) and breath alcohol concentration (BrAC) limits for the general population of drivers in various jurisdictions. It is specified where different limits apply to sub-populations of drivers.It is updated on an ongoing ...

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Practical Guidelines for Assessing the Effects of Drink Driving Interventions

October 24, 2016

This toolkit provides general guidelines, dos and don’ts, and advice and considerations for performing evaluation studies of drink driving programs. Its target audience are road safety professionals in low- and middle-income countries who do not have a scientific or statistical ...

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A Guide to Evaluating Prevention Programs

January 27, 2016

This Evaluation Guide provides an overview of what is involved in evaluating a targeted prevention program (prevention of underage drinking and drink driving, training for those who sell and serve alcohol, initiatives to reduce violence and crime around licensed premises ...

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Drink Drive Training Program Workbook

January 13, 2016

This training workbook offers road safety practitioners at the local level guidance on applying the Good Practice Manual on Drinking and Driving (GPM) developed under the auspices of the UN Road Safety Collaboration by the Global Road Safety Partnership (GRSP).

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Preventing Drink Driving in Africa

January 29, 2015

This e-book is a key outcome of collaboration between UNECE, UNECA, and IARD to jointly deliver the workshop on UN Road Safety Conventions and Approaches to Preventing Drink Driving in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 12-13 November 2014. The workshop featured ...

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Regional Perspectives on Preventing Alcohol-Related Road Crashes Involving Vulnerable Road Users

January 3, 2014

This e-book presents the preliminary findings of an international road safety expert symposium, which was the opening event of the UN Global Road Safety Week in Geneva on 6-12 May, 2013. It was produced jointly by the United Nations Economic ...

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Global Actions Drink Driving Situation Assessment Guidelines (2010)

January 2, 2010

This background report provides guidance on conducting a drink driving situation assessment, which is a vital first step in the process of embarking on a program to prevent related crashes.

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Drinking and driving: a road safety manual for decision-makers and practitioners (2007)

January 1, 2007

The Global Road Safety Partnership (GRSP) has produced, as part of the UN Collaboration on Road Safety, an international good-practice manual that provides advice to road safety practitioners. It follows on from the recommendations made in the April 2004 World ...

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