Acronyms : Driving Influence ( DUI )

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How many people do you know that has drove impaired? How many times have you drove impaired? To many drivers drive while intoxicated and it’s a huge issue that can be prevented. To many people die from drivers under the influence of drugs or alcohol. I feel like the laws aren’t strict enough for drivers who decide to drive under the influence of drugs or alcohol, laws need to be stricter so drivers don’t want to drive under the influence. Driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol is not only against the law, when you make that choice you endanger yourself and those around you.
The Differences in Acronyms
Driving under the influence (DUI), driving while intoxicated (DWI) is the act of driving or operating a vehicle while impaired by drugs or alcohol. There are many ways to say driving under the influence like DWI, DUI, OUI and DUID. There are a few different acronyms for driving under the influence, they have a few differences but ultimately have the same meaning. DWI is driving while intoxicated, it is the criminal law offense of operating a vehicle after drinking enough alcohol to raise one’s blood alcohol levels above the legal limit. DUI is driving under the influence, this charge is a lesser charge than DWI due to having lesser blood alcohol levels. OUI is another acronym meaning operating under the influence. Only three starts use OUI, Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. OUI means if one is in his vehicle in the driver seat with the keys in the ignition they

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