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UK “drink drive” limit may be cut

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7129.411a (Published 07 February 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:411
  1. John Warden
  1. London

    The British government is seeking views on lowering the drinking limit for drivers to almost half its present level.

    A consultation paper, Combatting Drink-Driving—Next Steps, was launched this week by the transport minister, Dr Gavin Strang. It says that the government is looking to lower the current legal blood alcohol limit of 80 mg/100 ml (17.4 mmol/l) to …

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