ATLANTA, Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — This weekend is an ideal time to make use of secure riding strategies and think earlier than you get behind the wheel. “A Breathalyzer in Every Bar” reminds the public to be safe and sober for you to save you injuries and deaths.
Throughout Atlanta, there is about 40 Breathalyzer in Every Bar merchandising machines, inclusive of Crowne Sports Bar and Grill in Norcross, and Tony’s Sports Bar and Grill in Duluth. As a preventative tool, the devices allow consumers to test their breath alcohol stages to make sure they can power domestic thoroughly, especially this weekend in the course of the Big Game when consuming and riding deaths increase.
“I usually make it a point to use the machine any time we visit a bar that has a breathalyzer vending machine. It’s an amusing manner to hold myself in the test. I suppose it creates a consciousness which activates human beings to speak approximately the legal guidelines bearing on consuming and using,” says client Brittany Heggen of Atlanta.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in 2015 on common one American become killed in a drunk riding crash every 51 minutes. Alcohol-impaired visitors fatalities frequently spike on holidays and memorable drinking days, like “Super Bowl Sunday.” NHTSA’s Fans Don’t Let Fans Drive Drunk marketing campaign encourages people to make plans ahead of time for a secure journey home from a celebration:
Check out NHTSA’s SaferRide app, which can connect you to a neighborhood cab organization or with a sober buddy.
Sign-up for a trip-sharing provider, like Uber or Lyft, earlier than heading out for the night.
Name exact drivers as your party’s MVPs for helping to get people home accurately.