DUI vs. DWI: What is the Difference?

When you read content about drunk driving consequences online, you will see two terms bandied around—Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and Driving While Intoxicated (DWI). What is not always clear is the actual difference between the two. Both are used to describe impaired driving. Let’s take a look at DUI vs. DWI.

6 Tips on Committing to a Designated Driver Plan

When friends go out, everyone should agree ahead of time that one person remains sober and is accountable for ensuring everyone gets home safely. However, not everyone understands entirely what it means to be a designated driver. Read on to get some tips about committing to a designated driver plan—and find out how to stick […]

What is a Restricted Driver’s License?

If your license suspension is related to driving under the influence, you may be required to install an ignition interlock device in your vehicle to obtain a restricted license. Let’s take a look at what is a restricted driver’s license, what it looks like, and how we can help.

How to Stop Drinking and Driving Over Memorial Day Weekend

While Memorial Day Weekend often marks the start of summer fun, it also marks one of the more dangerous weekends of the year for fatal vehicle accidents, especially those related to alcohol use. Follow these five ideas to make sure drunk driving doesn’t ruin your weekend of fun in the sun.

Do You Drink Alcohol? You Should Get a Personal Breathalyzer

Consuming alcohol and operating a vehicle do not mix. If you drink alcohol at a party, a restaurant, or bar, you can use a personal breathalyzer to determine your blood alcohol concentration (BAC). Here’s what you need to know about getting your own breathalyzer to avoid drunk driving and stay safe on the road.

How Much Alcohol is Really in Your Standard Drink?

Whether you drink daily or only drink when you are participating in occasional festivities, you may be surprised by how much alcohol is in your drink. Before getting behind the wheel, it’s vital to understand how much alcohol is really in your standard drink, and how it affects your motor safety.

6 Tips on How to Avoid Drunk Driving on Cinco de Mayo

While you may choose to celebrate this festive time in a drinking environment, everyone’s priority should be to make it a safe holiday. Remember: nobody should get behind the wheel of a car after drinking alcohol. Read on to learn how to avoid drunk driving on Cinco de Mayo.

What Happens at DUI Checkpoints and Why Are They Neccessary

A DUI checkpoint, also known as a sobriety checkpoint, is one method law enforcement uses to test drivers for intoxication. They are a necessary part of a broader attempt at deterring drinking and driving. Here’s what you need to know.