Evaluation of the Texas 0.08 BAC law.

@article{Gorman2006EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the Texas 0.08 BAC law.},
  author={Dennis M. Gorman and J C Huber and Susan E. Carozza},
  journal={Alcohol and alcoholism},
  year={2006},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={
          193-9
        }
}
AIMS The purpose of the present study was to assess the effects on alcohol-involved traffic crashes and fatalities of the 0.08 blood alcohol concentration (BAC) per se law introduced in the state of Texas in 1999. METHOD Data pertaining to alcohol-involved traffic crashes and fatalities were extracted from two datasets: the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (for the period January 1995-September 2002), and the Texas… CONTINUE READING

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