As a California driver, it’s important to know your state’s specific DUI laws and interlock regulations. Like all states, California has state-specific guidelines, some of which may have changed recently—which is why we’ve compiled this comprehensive guide to help you stay informed. California’s DUI Laws Receiving a DUI in California means that you have been […]
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How We Keep Our Devices Clean and Safe
Finding reliable information during these unprecedented times can sometimes feel like mission impossible, but one fact remains undeniably certain: health and safety is a primary concern for everyone. At Low Cost Interlock, we’ve always been committed to keeping you safe. An important part of that mission is ensuring that our devices are the most sanitary […]
Your Insurance Rate After a DUI
The costs of drunk driving are often calculated in the emotional costs of fatal accidents and the physical destruction of property. Both of which should be enough to deter any sane-minded individual from getting behind the wheel with alcohol on their breath – or so one would think. In 2016 alone, more than 1 million […]
How to Prevent Your Teen From Driving Drunk
Although the drinking age in the United States is 21, the reality is that many teens get access to alcohol before then. The thrill of liquor for a teenager is as alluring as it is dangerous. And according to the CDC, “1 in 10 teens in high school drinks and drives.” This number is staggeringly […]
How Does Alcohol Affect Your Driving?
We’ve been taught from a young age, the dangers of driving while under the influence of alcohol. Just saying the words ‘drunk driving’ will probably conjure images of a swerving car, flashing police lights, and more dismally, fatal accidents. And it’s true, alcohol impairs reflexes and impulsivity—two cognitive functions necessary for driving safely. Additionally, alcohol […]
Field Sobriety Test vs Breathalyzer: What’s the Difference?
When a police officer pulls over a suspected drunk driver, they can administer several tests to determine the sobriety of the individual. You’ve probably seen or heard of these tests: walking in a straight line, following the finger with your eyes, or even using the standard breathalyzer. But how do these tests truly determine your […]