Category: Laws and Policies

For years, federal and state governments have attempted to regulate and protect the American people from the dangerous of substance abuse. Below are a collection of blog posts and articles on laws and policies related to drug or alcohol addiction and recovery.

NTSB wants to lower BAC to 0.05

In May, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recommended lowering the legal blood alcohol content (BAC) benchmark from 0.08 to 0.05. On the surface, it seems like a reasonable initiative because drunk driving accounts for a third of all road deaths in the United States. But critics—generally led by CEOs of beer companies—question the efficacy of the … Read More