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Drinking and Driving Importance One beer, one glass of wine, one shot. That’s all you need to be considered impaired. Police reported 72,039 impaired driving incidents in 2015, a rate of 201 incidents per 100,000 population. Of the total number of incidents, 122 were cases of impaired driving causing death and 596 were cases of impaired driving causing bodily harm. Imagine coming home from the movies with your friends in the car and out of nowhere a speeding car on the wrong side of the road. Boom 5 lives are lost just because 1 person decided to drive drunk. Everyday a decision is made which in the best case leads to “What’s the harm, I got home safely and no one was hurt?” Just because you got home safe doesn’t mean it was a good decision. When you start the car and drive away, you don’t just put yourself in danger, you also put the people around you in danger. Is driving drunk really more important than your life, others’ lives, and innocent people? The importance of this is that drunk driving doesn’t just
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  • Fall '14
  • Mr.Fairwe
  • Biology, Alcoholic beverage, Remove Intoxicated Drivers, Alcohol law, Imagine coming home

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