Smartphone Breathometer


It never ceases to amaze me what a smartphone can do, from detecting metal (for iPhones with built-in magnetometers) to monitoring your heart rate to scanning documents. Believe it or not, the iPhone can also provide you with a BAC reading.

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Breathing Patterns Affects Breathalyzers


There’s a reason why officers who administer breathalyzers to DUI suspects have the suspects breathe long and hard into the breathalyzer.

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California Ranked 19th for States with Worst Drivers, Not Because of DUIs


When it comes to driving, Californians (especial Southern Californians) are pretty elitist. However, a new poll by carinsurancecomparison.com suggests that Californians’ perceptions may be unjustified.

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Study: Driving with Allergies is like Driving Drunk


Do you suffer from seasonal allergies, like I do? Well if so, and you hop into your car, you might as well be driving with a 0.03 percent blood alcohol content, at least according to a new Dutch study.

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4th of July DUI Up from Last Year


On Saturday, the California Highway Patrol tweeted, “You can’t celebrate your freedom in a jail cell.”

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