Category: Alcohol

America’s top beer-drinking holiday
July 4th is a day we celebrate our nations independence. According to USA Today,  Americans spent more than $1 billion on beer and an estimated $568 million in wine in 2016. Additionally, this is the worst day of the year for fatal car crashes. Continue reading

By   /  July 3, 2018

Keep alcohol off the roads
December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month. Research shows that almost 29 Americans die in alcohol-impaired vehicle crashes every day. Continue reading

By   /  December 22, 2017

DUI rates in the U.S. hit new low
Federal data shows that the percentage of people driving under the influence of alcohol fell to a 13-year low in the United States. Continue reading

By   /  January 27, 2017

Drugged drivers pose a serious threat
Motorists now view drivers, who are under the influence of illicit drugs, as bigger threats than those driving under the influence of alcohol. Continue reading

By   /  June 20, 2016

Alcohol Awareness Month
To help combat underage alcohol use, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence established April as Alcohol Awareness Month. Continue reading

By   /  April 8, 2016

Startling statistics regarding drunk driving
A report from the CDC reveals that 4.2 million adults age 18 and older admit to driving while impaired within the past 30 days. Continue reading

By   /  December 10, 2015

Curbing drunk driving
Data from a CDC study revealed that the demographic for drunk drivers is young males with a history of binge drinking. Continue reading

By   /  August 31, 2015

April is Alcohol Awareness Month
Every April, Alcohol Awareness Month strives to increase public awareness and to reduce the stigma associated with alcoholism. Continue reading

By   /  April 2, 2015

National Impaired Driving Prevention Month
President Obama proclaimed December 2014 as National Impaired Driving Prevention Month. Continue reading

By   /  December 18, 2014

EtG alcohol testing
Quest Diagnostics now offers an EtG alcohol testing intended exclusively for criminal justice, child welfare, and other court-related testing. Continue reading

By   /  March 14, 2014