# drink-driving - Today’s News
“Thank you for being responsible. Life is valuable.”
# drink-driving - Saturday 15 October, 2016
Gardaí are reminding motorists to never drink and drive.
# drink-driving - Thursday 22 September, 2016
The Irish Examiner and ICMSA poll finds that 23% admitted to drink driving in the last six months.
# drink-driving - Thursday 8 September, 2016
Between 2008 and 2012, alcohol was a factor in 38% of fatal collisions, claiming the lives of 286 people.
# drink-driving - Saturday 30 July, 2016
Drivers are being urged to slow down and never drink and drive.
# drink-driving - Monday 18 July, 2016
All the car-related news you need to know – including new PSA fuel consumption data, new Garda drink-driving offensive and new Renault Dacia dealership.
# drink-driving - Saturday 16 July, 2016
The Straffan man pleaded guilty to dangerous driving causing serious bodily harm.
# drink-driving - Monday 11 July, 2016
A total of 87 people have died on the roads so far this year, 10 more than in 2015.
# drink-driving - Friday 17 June, 2016
# drink-driving - Wednesday 15 June, 2016
The footage shows a six-year-old boy picking some sweets when a car smashes through the front window.
# drink-driving - Sunday 5 June, 2016
Officers are testing drivers across the country.
# drink-driving - Saturday 4 June, 2016
The RSA has said people automatically vilify drivers when drunk pedestrians are often the causes of fatal collisions.
# drink-driving - Wednesday 1 June, 2016
There were 983 fatal collisions on Irish roads between 2008 and 2012.
# drink-driving - Saturday 16 April, 2016
Kris Caudilla is serving 15 years in prison after he slammed into a car and killed a police officer in 2010.
# drink-driving - Wednesday 13 April, 2016
# drink-driving - Monday 4 April, 2016
The singer crashed her Ferrari in London last September.
# drink-driving - Wednesday 30 March, 2016
If convicted of drink driving, the singer could be banned for driving for up to a year.
# drink-driving - Thursday 11 February, 2016
The driver was arrested on suspicion of drug driving.
# drink-driving - Thursday 4 February, 2016
Christina Donnelly has been campaigning for stronger road safety laws and sentencing since the death of her son and his friend in 2009.
# drink-driving - Wednesday 6 January, 2016
He added that people are surviving accidents now because cars are improving.
# drink-driving - Monday 4 January, 2016
Claire Hewitt was struck by a car close to her Clonsilla home.
# drink-driving - Tuesday 29 December, 2015
During the sentencing phase of Ethan Couch’s trial, a defence expert argued that Couch’s wealthy parents coddled him into a sense of irresponsibility — a condition the expert termed “affluenza”.
# drink-driving - Saturday 28 November, 2015
284,000 Irish drivers have admitted to some manner of drink driving in the last 12 months.
# drink-driving - Monday 23 November, 2015
Jaimie Jursevics was allegedly killed by a drunk driver.
# drink-driving - Monday 16 November, 2015
The parents of four-year-old Ciarán Treacy, who was killed by a drunk driver, have given their first televised interview this evening.
# drink-driving - Thursday 29 October, 2015
“Irish people live on risks – they don’t think before they act.”
# drink-driving - Tuesday 27 October, 2015
That’s double what had been reported.
# drink-driving - Sunday 25 October, 2015
A two-year-old boy is among the dead.
# drink-driving - Tuesday 20 October, 2015
Here’s everything you need to know this morning.
A crackdown on drink-driving is on the cards as figures show more than half of cases do not end in conviction.
# drink-driving - Tuesday 29 September, 2015
Martin Caceres was fortunate to escape without serious injury.
The Department of Justice has reported that 1,526 drivers avoided penalty points by donating to the court poor box from January 2014- May 2015.
# drink-driving - Tuesday 22 September, 2015
This closes the loophole for future cases but the status of previous tickets remains unclear
# drink-driving - Thursday 17 September, 2015
This is not a smart move.
# drink-driving - Friday 11 September, 2015
# drink-driving - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
The international was banned from driving for 20 months.
# drink-driving - Monday 17 August, 2015
The child was spotted driving on a local road.
# drink-driving - Wednesday 22 July, 2015
Eamon Cronin has been remembered today in court as a loving husband and good Samaritan.
# drink-driving - Tuesday 14 July, 2015
62% of the cases that appear before the District Court relate to road traffic offences, which is little change from the year previous.
# drink-driving - Friday 19 June, 2015
The victims needed surgical staples in their heads.