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.