During the holiday season, many Houston-area residents will attend social gatherings where alcohol is served. Aside from the obvious–never drive while intoxicated–it is also important to remember Texas has strict open container laws. So while it is perfectly legal to transport unopened beer, wine, and liquor bottles in your car or truck, make sure there […]
Looking to prevent any possible arrest from drunk driving? We’ve published a number of helpful articles that will educated you on steps you can take to prevent driving while intoxicated.
There are many resources for Texas drivers to increase their awareness of alcohol, as well as strategies to make sure an individual doesn’t find himself or herself driving while intoxicated at the end of the night. A variety of organizations and online information sources allow drivers to calculate their estimated blood alcohol content after a […]
Texas readers may be interested to learn that researchers have developed a new personality-based aimed at identifying kids at high risk for underage drinking. The preliminary results appear promising, and may help reduce underage drinking and its accompanying problems, such as drinking and driving. Called the Teacher-Delivered Personality-Targeted Interventions for Substance Misuse, the test was […]
‘Tis the season for holiday festivities. For those who may be imbibing holiday spirits, however, extra transportation precautions should be made: According to the Houston-Galveston Area Council, there will be at least 50 additional DWI patrol units on Houston-area streets over the holiday season. The extra patrols are funded by a $295,000 state grant. H-GAC […]