Children are fragile cargo. In America, more children die in vehicle crashes than childhood disease or other accidents. Related injuries are the leading case of epilepsy and paraplegia in children. To protect children, all 50 states and the District of Columbia enforce the mandatory use of child safety seats.
Your blood alcohol level (BAL) may not be a true indication of your ability to drive. In fact, you may be closer to impairment and intoxication than a breath, blood or urine test indicates. The legal blood alcohol level limit in all states is 0.08 percent but many drivers are significantly impaired at 0.05 percent or less.