Breathalyser

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Breathalyser

a device for estimating the amount of alcohol in the breath: used in testing people suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol. See DRINK DRIVING.
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An assistant manager at Spar Express, who did not want to be named, said previously that the store often saw drunk people come in to buy alcohol and had been using breathalysers for several months.
Dr Kevin Smith, of Cardiff University's School of Social Sciences, questioned the use of the breathalysers.
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.
The breathalyser almost jumped out my hand when I ran the first test at 6am - a BAC reading of 1.
This is, however, not the first time the school is going to enforce breathalyser tests for its students.
Anyone failing to produce a breathalyser after that date will receive an 11 fine.
Only 13% said that the new regulations will reduce people driving over the limit, and 70% said that drivers will only carry the breathalysers to comply with the law, and will not change their behaviour.
London, June 24 ( ANI ): British holiday goers will have to carry breathalyser kits in their vehicles when they visit France from next weekend.
This is because the technology is so cheap that the efficiency dwindles almost immediately and after just a few uses the breathalysers become incapable of reacting to alcohol and give incorrect readings.
The technology in these cheap breathalysers is not used in any of the approved devices in the world.