Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) has a page titled “Understanding .08.”
On this page, the “typical effects” and “Predictable Effects on Driving” are explained for a Blood Alcohol Concentrations of .02, .05, .08, .10, and .15.
The page also states :
The amount of alcohol required to become impaired differs according to how fast you drink, your weight, your gender, and how much food you have in your stomach. Because of these variables, the safest choice is always not to drink and drive.
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