Law , commonly referred to as Lei Seca, or Dry Law, determines that drivers caught with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of On December , the law No. was enacted. It reinforces the popularly known “Lei Seca” (Law No. /). The new law modifies the Brazilian. e após a implantação da Lei “Lei Seca”. Método: estudo transversal retrospectivo. Foram utilizados os registros de acidentes de trânsito.

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Dram shop owners and business owners who violate dry laws can also face legal penalties. It is possible that the frequency of positive results in the breathalyzer test found by this study in the capital of the State of Rio de Janeiro was 4.

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It was conducted using data provided by the State Government which were collected from drivers intercepted in the months of December and January Altera a Lei no 9. The advanced search allows a more detailed search on the content posted on this site. AMM Abreu decided on and outlined the research and revised the article.

The data date and place of interception, gender, age and income or refusal to take the breathalyzer test were recorded on forms used by agents of the DUI Spot-Check Campaign and they were provided anonymously, being compiled in the database for conducting this study.

On December 20,Law Rev Saude Publica ; 48 4: It should be stressed that the risk of death from traffic accidents after the enactment of the DUI Spot-Check Campaign decreased the standard mortality rate for this type of accident in Brazil by 7. For example, “The Lei Seca Dry Law makes it a criminal offence to drive with a blood-alcohol concentration of 6 decigrams per ldi or higher.


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In the event of refusal to take the breathalyzer test, the Brazilian Driver’s License was seized and the vehicle apprehended until the appearance of another sober driver holding a valid license. Results The sample revealed a predominance srca male drivers Descriptive analysis was conducted of the sample and of the association between gender, age and location variables with the result of the breathalyzer test and refusal to take the test using a logistic regression model.

Or some counties may prohibit some types of dram shops liquor-selling establishments within certain geographic boundaries.

The action will be considered a crime in case the driver presents a concentration of alcohol equal or superior to 0. Table 1 Demographic characteristics, location and breathalyzer test results of intercepted drivers. Table 3 Crude and adjusted associations between gender, age and interception location and a positive result and refusals to take the breathalyzer test.

The penalty will be a fine, suspension of the right of driving on the period of 12 months, recollection of the driving license and restraint of the vehicle. DO Ramos analyzed the data and drafted and revised the article. Obviously, in not comtemporary times we are supposed to think of the dry laws enforced in Russia circa and in the US mainly in the period A dry county may enforce its liquor prohibitions for on or off-premises sales.

In addition, it is possible that some of the 4. It also suggests a possible positive influence of systematic enforcement actions taken by the DUI Spot-Check Campaign since on the drinking and driving behavior of drivers from the capital of Rio de Janeiro.

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Therefore, although the Brazilian population has significantly reduced its drinking and driving behavior 14 Table 2 Results and refusal to take the breathalyzer test, according to sex, age and location of interception. Rev Latino-Am Enfermagem ; 18 spe: The interception did not follow systematic criteria and was conducted randomly by police, who informed the drivers about the changes in the CTB after the DUI Spot-Check Campaign, requesting that the breathalyzer test be taken and presentation of the Vehicle Registration and Licensing Certificate and the Brazilian Driver’s License.


Violations of dry law rules and regulations can result in legal penalties. Even with these limitations, it is emphasized that the results presented here help to fill an important lacuna on the drinking and driving phenomenon nowadays. The importance of this connection in terms of public health led several developed countries to adopt measures that have proved to be successful to reduce morbidity and mortality on the roads.

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These results suggest that less exposure in terms of years of drivers of the Baixada Fluminense to the DUI Spot-Check Campaign increases the chance of non-compliance with the law, since the DUI Spot-Check Campaign in the Baixada Fluminense only began in 117.05, three years after it was launched in the capital of Rio de Janeiro. However, the frequency of refusals to take the breathalyzer test found in this study is twice Table 2 that found in the latter.

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