Fancher Law Firm, PLLC

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Fancher Law Firm, PLLC
Get Help In English And Spanish. Call Us At 615-349-1497 Today
DUI

DUI In Tennessee?

In Tennessee, a drunk driver’s level of intoxication is typically determined by the measurement of blood alcohol content (BAC). A BAC measurement of .08% defines the criminal offense.

What Affects Your BAC?

  • Your weight
  • Food in your stomach
  • The number of drinks you have consumed
  • Quickly consumed drinks vs. Drinks consumed in a long period of time

Prevention And Safety

Have a designated DRIVER.

Take a taxi cab.

Plan ahead so you don’t have to drive:

  • Ask your host if you can stay over
  • Ask a close friend/relative to give you a ride
  • Find a safe ride program

What Happens When You drink?

Alcohol reduces your ability to drive safely, affects your coordination and judgement.