The driver behind the wheel — it is a potential danger to others, and drunk driver— A threat to the very obvious. On the roads of Russia in the "drunk" accident deaths each year tens of thousands of people — and these statistics can not be ignored. One of the most rapid methods for the detection of abused drivers — Tests of the series "Breathe as well." Technically, there are many methods, but the principle remains unchanged — is determined by the content of ethyl alcohol in the breath.
Breath tests are used not only in our country but around the world. Thus, the Bulgarian traffic police, with the help of these simple devices identified two world records on drivers' alcohol abuse in the past year and this year. Blood tests
The only thing about which there are serious doubts — so it is in the accuracy of the "breathing" of devices. A variety of testers and tubes, as already stated, determine the breath alcohol. More precisely — the alcohol group. A more exact — a methyl group (CH3). The catch is that the methyl group has too many chemicals. And a false positive in diagnostic tubes — are not uncommon. Let's say, for acetone, which has already two methyl groups. A diabetic patients acetone in breath — more than enough. And the breath of a healthy person to
That is why in the world the testimony of such diagnostic tools are used only as an excuse to direct the driver to the additional survey and determine the content of alcohol in the blood invasive method. For example, in the U.S. state of South Dakota, the testimony of the full range of respiratory tests are not considered in the court as evidence. In Russia, the new operating instructions required two trials with an interval of 20 minutes, and the need to use different technical devices.
By the way, some models of cars are equipped with a special device to which you want to blow — otherwise no ignition will not. Owners of these vehicles are advised not to eat, smoke, and do not work with
Studies have shown that respiratory breathalyzer wrong about 23 percent of cases, showing a greater level of alcohol in the subject than it actually is. Therefore, if you know exactly what you do not drink, but
And what if the two intersect necessary — to drink and drive? And in that order. Best option in this case — to travel by taxi or ask a sober friend / family member to drive you home in your machine. All other advice from the series "eat more", "take advantage of antipolitsaem" etc. — Should be classified as hazardous. Any good they do not lead.
Not for nothing in France was such a buzz around the "magic elixir" supposedly speeds up the metabolism of alcohol in the
As long as we do not understand and do not gain a foothold in the brain postulate that alcohol and driving are incompatible, and the country will be on the roads loss comparable to the losses in the medium-scale war.
The site www.pohmelya.net was asked: "How do you determine when you can get behindsteering wheel after drinking? '. I am glad that the majority of respondents — 62 percent — or do not drink (21percentage), Or do not drink, if that day to get behind the wheel (41percentage). Of the 38 percent who
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