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Alcohol abuse and road safety

Alcohol abuse and road safety

first report upon the inquiry into the management of drink-drivers apprehended with high blood alcohol levels

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Published by J. Gordon, Govt. Printer in Melbourne .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementParliament of Victoria, Social Development committee.
ContributionsVictoria. Parliament. Social Development Committee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/03741 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationxlvi, 285 p. ;
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1931703M
ISBN 100724171045
LC Control Number90147730

People tend to think that young drivers combine drinking and driving most often, but Figure 5 shows that for most countries the opposite is the case. There are however exceptions. In Italy, Cyprus, Finland, and Belgium young drivers say that they drink and drive more often than in any other age group. Among the issues they are tackling are drug and alcohol abuse, mental health and road safety. The councillors were full of praise for how the young people are examining these issues and working towards solutions. Cllr Micheal Naughton (FF) said: “Drug and alcohol abuse is a big issue.

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Traffic Law and Substance Abuse Education (TLSAE) Attending a 4 hour Drug, Alcohol and Traffic Law Class for First Time Driver is required in the state of Florida for anyone looking to get a Florida driver license. If you take the Florida Safety Council Traffic Law and Substance Abuse Education (TLSAE) course you will not be disappointed. While on assignment, find a way to keep your mind occupied without alcohol. When you stop for the night, it can be tempting to have a few drinks. Instead, try watching movies, getting some exercise, or reading a book; anything that takes your mind off alcohol will help. Finally, never keep beer, wine, or liquor in your cab. The temptation will.


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