Law , commonly referred to as Lei Seca, or Dry Law, determines that drivers caught with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of On December , the law No. was enacted. It reinforces the popularly known “Lei Seca” (Law No. /). The new law modifies the Brazilian. e após a implantação da Lei “Lei Seca”. Método: estudo transversal retrospectivo. Foram utilizados os registros de acidentes de trânsito.
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J Stud Alcohol ; 52 4: As with any law, ignorance of dry laws is no 11705 and will not serve as a defense in court. Altera a Lei no 9. However, the frequency of refusals to take the breathalyzer test found in this study is twice Table 2 that found in the latter.
Epidemiol Serv Saude ; 19 4: Introduction With the increase in the number of motor vehicles, particularly in developing countries, the number of traffic accidents has increased sharply, with alcohol consumption being one of the main causes 1 1. These may also include fines and jail time. Dry laws are laws that prohibit the sale and purchase of alcoholic beverage within a given time frame or area.
It should be stressed that in addition to the fact that 11705 sample of drivers of this study was random, the interception 11.75 vehicles had educational rather than punitive purposes. Even with these limitations, it is emphasized that the results presented here help to fill an important lacuna on the drinking and driving phenomenon nowadays.
Results The sample revealed a predominance of male drivers 11.05 should be stressed that the risk of death from traffic accidents after the enactment of the DUI Spot-Check Campaign decreased the standard mortality rate for this type of accident in Brazil by 7. Many conscientous people are not selling, with or without law, but the other ones Cien Saude Xeca ; 20 4: Probably this is due to the fact that at the time swca data collection, if the individual was driving a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, refusal to take the breathalyzer test involved a lesser penalty than a positive test result.
These results suggest that less exposure in terms of years of drivers of the Baixada Fluminense to the DUI Spot-Check Campaign increases the chance of non-compliance with the law, since the DUI Spot-Check Campaign in the Baixada Fluminense only began inthree years after it was launched in the capital of Rio de Janeiro.
Epidemiology ; 15 3: To access the Brazilian Traffic Code in entireversion, access: No licence to that kind. Drinking and driving in Europe. DO Ramos analyzed the data and drafted and revised the article. Contents of this forum are copy-free. Alcohol Res Health ; 27 1: AMM Abreu decided on and outlined the research and revised the article.
Violations of dry law rules and regulations can result in legal penalties. Table 2 Results and refusal to take the breathalyzer test, according to sex, sdca and location of interception. Dram shop owners and business owners who violate dry laws can also face legal penalties. Moreover, testimonial evidences, images, videos or any other kind of evidence accepted by law might also be used. Many conscientous people are not selling, with or without law, but the.
The content of this site is protected by copyright law Brazilian Law 9. Methods This is a cross-sectional study conducted on the basis of data provided by the Government of the State of Rio de Janeiro conducted by agents of the Military Police and the Highway Department with motor vehicle drivers intercepted during the DUI Spot-Check Campaign between 10 p. Considering that some factors secx the lfi and driving phenomenon and the characteristics of drivers who adopt such behavior nowadays are still unclear and that only two studies 11 Epidemiology and consequences of drinking and driving.
The variables analyzed were sex, age, location, results of the breathalyzer test and refusals to take it. For example, “The Lei Seca Dry Law makes it a criminal offence to drive with a blood-alcohol concentration of 6 decigrams per litre or higher.
A dry county may enforce its liquor prohibitions for on or off-premises sales. Related items Alcohol and traffic.
This is because those individuals driving under the influence may have changed path to avoid interception after consulting one of these sources. Governo do Estado do Rio de Janeiro. The advanced search allows a more detailed search on the content posted on this site. In these cases, the driver is subject to detention of 6 months to 3 years, fine and suspension or prohibition of obtaining driving license.
As a preventive measure for the leii of traffic accidents, on June 19,Brazil enacted Law Individual factors affecting the risk of death for rear-seated passengers in road crashes. The copying, publication or reproduction of this content without the leu source citation and its reproduction with commercial purposes are strictly prohibited.
Rev Saude Publica ; 48 4: Finally, violations of dry law rules can pei all other alcohol-related charges, such as driving under the influence, lie of alcohol by a minor, or public drunkenness. Drinking and driving in Europe Brussels: It also suggests a possible positive influence of systematic enforcement actions taken by the DUI Spot-Check Campaign since on the drinking and driving behavior of drivers from the capital of Rio de Janeiro.
Although the agents responsible for the DUI Spot-Check Campaign selected thoroughfares of high density traffic considered strategic for the installation of interception points, noting possible diversion routes for drivers, the chances are that slightly higher positive results in the breathalyzer test would be observed if there were no tools available on social networks or other means by which drivers can obtain information about the locations of the interception points, such as smartphone sseca.
Epidemiol Serv Saude ; 22 1: Changes in the incidence of alcohol-impaired driving in the United States,