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Alcohol Awareness Guidelines

KNOW YOUR LEGAL LIMIT

In Texas that means .08 percent of Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) or any amount which results in loss of normal use of mental or physical facilities .04, if operating a commercial vehicle.

Plan ahead by selecting a designated driver when you plan to consume alcohol and traveling in a passenger vehicle is involved.
You may use the chart below to predict your estimated BAC based on your body weight and amount of alcohol consumed. It is important to remember that this chart is only a guide, and not sufficiently accurate to be considered legal evidence. The figures you calculate are averages. Individuals may vary substantially in their personal alcohol tolerance. Food in the stomach affects the rate of absorption. Medications, health, and psychological condition are also influential factors. In any case, if you've been drinking at all, be careful!

THE SUREST POLICY IS . . . DON'T DRIVE AFTER DRINKING 

Another way to determine your Blood/Breath Alcohol Content (BAC) is to use the “Drink Wheel” at: http://www.intox.com/drinkwheel.aspx