While the holidays are a highly anticipated and exciting time of year, for too many people, the festivities can turn fatal. When it comes to DUIs during the holidays, the numbers don’t lie and we’ve got them ready for your review. This season, we caution all our clients to be especially careful on the roads and to make smart choices when it comes to getting behind the wheel, especially following a holiday celebration.

In the event that you do find yourself on the wrong side of the law when it comes to drinking and driving, our team is standing by to support you and help you navigate your legal options. 

Best case scenario, you won’t need our help this holiday! But if you need a reminder about the importance of designated drivers, we’ll let these numbers do the heavy lifting… 

The holidays prove hazardous when it comes to DUIs

Whether you love or hate the holidays, the fact is they can get hectic. With so many celebrations and reasons to gather with friends, colleagues, and family, it’s easy to see how quickly a toast can turn into one too many. Especially when you consider that 25% of adults report drinking more during the holidays than the rest of the year. 

Consider these numbers about holidays, drinking, and the increased incidence of drunk driving and DUIs…

While these numbers are alarming, it’s important to recognize that you do have control over your choices, which can help protect you and your loved ones. Opting to be the designated driver is a great way to empower safety on the roads. And there’s no need to be a Grinch about it; in fact, we’ve got 10 tips to help you stay in the spirit while ensuring safety as a designated driver

Make the holidays memorable for all the right reasons and stay safe on the roads this season. If you do find yourself in need of legal counsel for any reason, our team is only a phone call away, at 603-595-1600. 

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