About this resource:
Source: The Guide to Community Preventive Services
Last Reviewed: August 2000
Workgroups: Substance Use Workgroup
The Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommends laws requiring drivers’ blood alcohol concentration to stay below 0.08 percent. CPSTF found that these laws reduce deaths from alcohol-related motor vehicle crashes.
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Guide to Community Preventive Services. (2002). Motor vehicle injury - alcohol-impaired driving: 0.08% blood alcohol concentration (BAC) laws. Retrieved from https://www.thecommunityguide.org/findings/motor-vehicle-injury-alcohol-impaired-driving-008-blood-alcohol-concentration-bac-laws