Say NO to Drinking and Driving

By: adela

what is a DWI ?

A DWI is When an individual is stopped/arrested upon probable cause that they were driving a vehicle while their blood alcohol level was over the legal limit.

5 facts on drinking and driving

  1. every 53 minutes a life is lost by drunk driving.
  2. a drunk driver will drive 80 times under the influence before their first arrest.
  3. you can get arrested.
  4. On average 3,000 people are killed or seriously injured each year in drink drive collisions.
  5. Nearly one in six of all deaths on the road involve drivers who are over the legal alcohol limit.

30 ways a DWI can affect you

  1. you cant get a good job when employers do back round checks.
  2. it stays on your record.
  3. financially
  4. you loose your license
  5. you go to jail
  6. bad influence on yourself
  7. financally affects you
  8. get car taken away
  9. there will be a fine
  10. get suspendeed from driving for 180 days
  11. you loose your car insurance
  12. will permanatly affect your record
  13. effects opprotunnites in life
  14. affects the trust people have for you
  15. effects your driving
  16. your health
  17. getting a loan
  18. buying ahouse
  19. renting an apartment
  20. getting a job
  21. car insurance goes up
  22. your family
  23. you can get judjed
  24. personal injury
  25. your future
  26. criminal defense
  27. you have to get a lawyer
  28. you have to go to court
  29. you will have a bad record
  30. you will be charged with felony

5 ways to avoid drinking and driving

  1. call a cab
  2. don't drink
  3. have a designative driver
  4. be responsible
  5. obey the law