What is a breathalyzer test?

Answer A breathalyzer test is administered using a device designed to estimate the blood alcohol content (BAC) of a person. The test is often employed by officers to determine whether drivers are too into... Read More »

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What Is the Accuracy of a Breathalyzer Test?

A Breathalyzer is a machine used to measure blood-alcohol levels in people suspected of driving an automobile under the influence of alcohol. Due to the strong penalties for a conviction and the im... Read More »

Reliability of the Breathalyzer Test?

In an effort to reduce the problem of drunk driving, most law enforcement agencies today use breathalyzers to estimate blood-alcohol content (BAC). The reliability of breathalyzer tests continues t... Read More »

Can you refuse a breathalyzer test?

Yes, you may refuse to take a breathalyzer test. However, many states penalize persons who refuse to take the test. For example, in Ohio, individuals with prior DUI convictions who refuse to take... Read More »

How to Take a Breathalyzer Test?

Breathalyzer Tests don't actually test alcohol, they test light. How you breath before you blow will determine whether you test higher or lower than your actual BAC.