Breathalyser


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Breathalyser

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™ a device for estimating the amount of alcohol in the breath: used in testing people suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol
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West Midlands Police confirmed it has just 302 breathalysers - at a time when the force has around 3,500 frontline officers, including some 1,000 in its Response Units.
Following a few minutes of unruly and violent behaviour with the policewoman, the Moroccan was finally restrained, handcuffed and taken for the breathalyser test.
Roadside breathalysers mean that police can now gather early evidence of drink driving by taking a sample when they are pulled over.
The initiative was first used at two Spar stores on Queen Street and St Mary Street where breathalysers have been used to test if people buying alcohol are too drunk.
The initiative was first used at two Spar stores in Queen Street and St Mary Street where breathalysers have been used to test if people buying alcohol are too drunk.
It proved that the use of the 'drunkometer' was both necessary and justified." The original "blow in the bag" breathalyser was a relatively crude device, initially used to confirm a policeman's suspicion that a motorist was under the influence.
In the year the breathalyser was introduced there were 1,640 people killed in crashes attributed to alcohol.
THE world's first breathalyser barbecue has been produced in Wales to stop boozy Swedes burning their meat - or worse.
As well as a new set of opening hours, Deep doorstaff have also introduced a breathalyser system and are now using bodyworn cameras to gather evidence against troublemakers.
"But it will be interesting to see what happens when you're asking a drunk person to blow into a breathalyser."
"DIY breathalyser kits are available to buy and use but some are not calibrated and should not be relied upon to determine whether you are fit to drive."
A Canadian high school is going to ask students to pass a breathalyser test in order to get qualified for attending the prom on May 30.