Breathalyzer Test

Should You Ever Refuse a Breathalyzer?

December 18, 2012

The snow is falling, the temperatures are dropping, and the holidays are just around the corner. At this time of year, people are often invited to attend parties thrown by friends, family, and other close contacts. While these parties are often filled with laughter, games, and great food, high amounts of alcoholic beverages may also […]

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Factors That Can Cause False Readings with a Breathalyzer Test

July 19, 2012

The Breathalyzer machine was invented by Dr. Robert Borkenstein in 1954. The science behind the machine is relatively simple in theory, but more complicated in execution. It was created to estimate the BAC, or blood alcohol content, in the body. When alcohol is ingested, the body does not digest it immediately. It moves through the […]

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