Whether you’re fighting to end impaired driving by pounding the pavement on Capitol Hill, drafting legislation or wanting to begin advocating for safer roads in your community, Responsibility.org congratulates you on your engagement in these key issues. To support your efforts, we have designed cutting-edge resources and guideposts to help you on your mission.
New to advocating against drunk driving? Everyone must start somewhere! First, we recommend educating yourself on which DUI laws your state already has in place. To look up the current State DUI laws check out our State Map. While you are viewing the State Map, switch the module to the State statistics to see how your State compares to the national average.
Learn why repeat impaired drivers often slip through the cracks of our legal system by watching the video below and use this information to assess your own community.
Are you also concerned about drug-impaired driving? With such a complex and rapidly increasing issue, it can be difficult for policy makers to “keep up” with the problem. Check out our Policymakers’ Checklist and take steps towards creating and implementing effective legislation in your State. The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) has also produced the “Drug-Impaired Driving: A Guide for States, 2017 Update” that will equip you with the latest research, laws and programs.