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Blood Testing for DUI Arrests in Georgia

Blood testing for DUI arrests in Georgia has become more common in recent years for a few reasons. First, the blood test is considered more accurate. Secondly, blood tests can also test for drug use. And lastly, the Georgia State Constitution has some protection against breath tests, so more officers are being trained to administer […]

Joshua’s Law in Georgia – What You Should Know

If you have a teen that is learning to drive, you may already know Georgia has strict driving laws for young people. Passed in 2005,  Joshua’s Law in Georgia, is aimed at keeping new young drivers safe while they are gaining independence behind the wheel.    The Class D License Sixteen and 17 year-olds are […]

Reckless Driving in Georgia

All-Star Georgia Football player and top NFL prospect Jalen Carter recently pled no contest for a reckless driving charge related to a car accident in Athens, GA. The accident tragically killed Carter’s teammate, Devin Willock and a UGA recruiter, Chandler LeCroy. The accident also injured two other players. Carter’s arrest and charge were made because […]

The TIRF Report 2022

According to a new study, risky driving behaviors might be easing up after an increase in 2021.  Each year, the Traffic Injury Research Foundation USA (TIRF USA) conducts a large survey to assess how people view impaired driving. It acts as a barometer for attitudes and behaviors related to drunk driving.  TIRF Report 2022 Summary […]