last updated: October 19, 2017
Drink Drive - Policy Reviews and Legislation
GLOBAL

Worldwide Drink Drive BAC limits - AIM (2015)

Global status report on road safety 2013
EUROPE
Irish government pass bill to disqualify motorists over limit from driving (March 2017)
Alcolocks to replace driving ban in France for some drivers (Dec 2016)
Tougher drink drive laws in Northern Ireland for professional drivers (Jan 2016)
France amend law for young drivers (March 2015)
Scottish Government to reduce drink drive limit
Europe - WHO - Consolidation regional alcohol profile for drink driving
European Commision - legal limits for Blood Alcohol Concentrations

ETSC road safety manifesto for the 2014 European Parliament elections (Jan 2014)

Suggested drink drive legislation in Poland (Jan 2014)

Denmark-drink driving limit change suggested (Aug 2013)
Tougher measures for high risk drink drivers in the UK (June 2013)
UK - Review of effectiveness of laws limiting blood alcohol concentration levels to reduce alcohol-related road injuries and deaths Centre for Public Health Excellence NICE (2010)
UK Government - Think Road Safety
US and CANADA
Canadian government introduces changes to impaired driving laws (May 2017)
Mandatory reporting of DUIs to national database to be enforced (June 2016)
California Senate bill to require all DUI offenders to have interlock device installed (June 2016)
Drunk driving laws in 24 US states
US NHTSA impaired driving
US - NHTSA - on DWI laws in other countries

Ottawa private member’s bill to allow for random breath tests (Dec 2013)

Actions to eliminate alcohol-impaired driving in the US (June 2013)
NTSB recommends ignition locks for all drunk drivers (Jan 2013)
AUSTRALIA and NEW ZEALAND
New Zealand consider a lower drink drive limit (Jan 2014)

Car locks for drink-drivers in Western Australia (Jan 2014)

Over 200 New Zealand drunk drivers ordered to fit alcohol interlocks to vehicles (Jan 2014)

Repeat drink drivers to get self-monitoring device in Australia (June 2013)
New Zealand safer journeys Action Plan (June 2013)
Alcohol interlocks for drink-drivers in New Zealand (Sep 2012)
REST of THE WORLD
China - Court ruling toughens up drunk driving laws (Jan 2014)

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