ABI is leading the fight against 0.05

ABI strongly opposes lowering the blood-alcohol arrest level. The move is an attack on the restaurant and hospitality industries and converts their responsible patrons into criminals. Stand against 0.05 today.

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Alcohol and Health

ABI supports moderate, responsible alcohol consumption consistent with one’s own medical needs. Evidence supports the notion that moderate consumption can be part of a healthy lifestyle.

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Alcohol Sensing Technology in All Cars

ABI opposes equipping all vehicles with intrusive alcohol-sensing technology that would prevent responsible drivers from operating their vehicle while below the BAC arrest threshold.

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Ignition Interlocks

Instead of spreading traffic safety resources too thinly by requiring low-BAC, first-time offenders to install interlocks, states should first ensure the most dangerous hardcore offenders comply with interlock orders.

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The Intersection of Alcohol & Marijuana

Traffic deaths from both high and dangerous hardcore drunk drivers should be addressed, but separately. Tackling both of them under the same statute will only impede effectiveness and harm law abiding citizens.

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The Latest

New report recommends lowering legal limit for DUI from .08 to .05

January 19, 2018 | In The News

Science panel calls for lowering drunken-driving threshold

January 19, 2018 | In The News

New scientific study supports lowering DUI threshold to 0.05, increasing alcohol taxes

January 18, 2018 | In The News

Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold

January 17, 2018 | In The News

American Beverage Institute Opposes Panel Recommendation to Lower Legal Limit from 0.08 to 0.05 BAC

January 17, 2018 | Press Release
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