Research by Brake reveals that over half of young and a third of older motorists might unwittingly be over the limit because alcohol they consumed the previous evening is still in their bloodstream. The law has very strict limits but things like stress, age, weight and metabolism can all increase the effect alcohol can have on your ability to drive – even if you are under the limit.
So next time you decide on a night in, why not give your enclosed personal breathalyser a try. You might be surprised at the readings you get from just one small drink.
*35 micrograms of alcohol per 100 millilitres of breath.