St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, and even if you have the luck of the Irish, it is never safe to drive buzzed. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Ad Council are reminding everyone that the best way to keep your family and yourself safe is to plan ahead and designate a sober driver before heading out for the night, and spread the word to others about the importance of planning ahead. After all, even if you will not be enjoying an alcoholic beverage at your local Irish pub, you’ll be sharing the road with those who have. And the bottom line is that buzzed driving is drunk driving.
Speaking of the bottom line, take a closer look at the cost of buzzed driving:
Please join us next week for a one hour very special Twitter chat with a guest expert from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to learn more about the costs and prevention of Buzzed Driving.
When: Tuesday, March 13th from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. ET
Where: #BuzzedDriving hashtag on Twitter
Ready to plan ahead for a night out? Check out the Alternative Ride Locator to plan ahead. Also, visit the Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving website to take a pledge not to drink and drive this St. Patrick’s Day or ever. Want more information or just ready to help get the word out? Stop by the Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving Facebook page.
Can you help us spread the word about the dangers of buzzed driving and join us to learn more? Let us know below!