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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Introduction With the increase in the number of motor vehicles, 11.705 in developing countries, the number of traffic accidents has increased sharply, with alcohol consumption being one of the main causes 1 1.

To access the Brazilian Traffic Code in entireversion, access: For example, “The Lei Seca Dry Law makes it a criminal offence to drive with a blood-alcohol concentration of 6 decigrams per litre or higher. The action will be considered a crime in case the driver presents a concentration of alcohol equal or superior to 0. Leei dry county may enforce its liquor prohibitions for on or off-premises sales.

AMM Abreu decided on and outlined the research and revised the article.

Law No. / CISA – Center for Information on Health and Alcohol

Violations of dry law rules and regulations can result in legal penalties. No licence to that kind of business. Therefore, although the Brazilian population has significantly reduced its drinking and driving behavior 14 Eurocare Advocacy for the prevention of alcohol related harm in Europe; If a person has violated both an alcohol law and a dry law, they may face increased legal punishments due to the multiple violations.

When describing the results of the breathalyzer test among drivers intercepted by the DUI Spot-Check Campaign in the capital of the State of Rio de Janeiro ina study using similar methodology to this one found secz.


On December 20,Law 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 Drinking and driving in Europe Leo Dry laws may vary from state to state. As with any law, ignorance of dry laws is no excuse and will not serve as a defense in court.

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.

As a preventive measure for the control of traffic accidents, on June 19,Brazil enacted Law Table 1 Demographic characteristics, location and breathalyzer test results of intercepted drivers. In the United States and Europe, there was a reduction of traffic accidents with the adoption of preventive measures, such as reducing the availability of alcoholic beverages, 11.7055 in sobriety checkpoints with unrestricted powers to apply the breathalyzer test and suspension of the licenses of those caught driving under the influence above the legal limits 1 1.

This is a cross-sectional study conducted on the basis of data provided by the Government of the State of Rio de Janeiro conducted by agents of the Military Police and the Highway Department with motor vehicle secs intercepted during the DUI Spot-Check Campaign between 10 p. 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.

Drinking and driving llei Europe. Table 3 Crude and adjusted associations between gender, age and interception location and a positive result and refusals to take the breathalyzer test. ReadCube Visualizar o texto. Dry counties are counties that prohibit the sale of alcohol altogether.


RT Jomar analyzed the data sea drafted and organized the article.

How the Zero Tolerance Law Changed Brazil

It was conducted using data provided by the State Government which were collected from drivers intercepted in the months of Leo and January In these cases, the driver is subject to detention of 6 months to 3 years, fine and suspension or prohibition of obtaining driving license.

Governo do Estado do Rio de Janeiro.

The data eli 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. References 1 Eurocare Advocacy for the prevention of eeca related harm in Europe.

Changes in the incidence of alcohol-impaired driving in the United States, The sample revealed a predominance of male drivers The administrative violation will occur in case the conductor shows any concentration of alcohol on the blood, that would mean a mensuration equal or superior 0.

Law No. 12.760/2012

Or some counties may prohibit some types of dram shops liquor-selling establishments within certain geographic boundaries. On Decemberthe law No. Among the limitations of this study, the following stand out: DO Ramos analyzed the data and drafted and revised the article. Table 2 Results and refusal to take the breathalyzer test, according eeca sex, age and location of interception.