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Driving and drinking

David Lee

Driving and drinking

a poem

by David Lee

  • 53 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Copper Canyon Press in Port Townsend, WA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby David Lee ; drawings by Dana Wylder.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8000
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. ;
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22611894M
ISBN 101556592086

Dan Estes Program Manager Transportation Safety Division ODOT-TLC, MS 3 Fairview Industrial Drive SE Salem, OR People driving under the influence of alcohol are referred to as drunk drivers or drink-drivers. In the U.S, 17, people die in alcohol-related motor vehicle accidents each year. A small increase in the blood alcohol content increases the relative risk of a motor vehicle crash. 1 Effects of alcohol on cognitive processes. Grand Rapids Dip.

Drunk driving is an excellent example of both the need and the opportunity for prevention to be comprehensive. Clearly, laws against drunk driving, enforced by the police and adjudicated by the courts, must play a leading role in the effort to keep people from driving while drunk. But legal action alone cannot solve the problem. Many other strategies also have the potential to significantly Author: Steve Olson, Dean R. Gerstein.   U.S. Behind The Curve In Drunk Driving, Author Finds Barron Lerner, a professor of medicine and public health at Columbia University, wrote One for the Road, about the history of .

Driving while under the influence of alcohol is very detrimental. Drivers who are driving with very high blood alcohol content are at a higher risk of causing accidents. Simply put, driving is impaired by alcohol. The perception skills, vision, psychomotor, tracking, the processing of information and attention are rendered useless by alcohol.   Buy a cheap copy of Drinking and Driving. Now What? book by Janet Grosshandler. A book dedicated to the young people who seek out and use knowledge to become empowered to resist peer preasure, serve as role models and educate their fellow Free shipping over $


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