Drink Driving – An update December 2017


The law on drink driving is the subject of regular litigation in the higher courts and regular amendment by the Oireachtas both in the nature of the offences, the manner in which they are investigated and tried, the means by which evidence can be adduced and the penalties that apply in the case of conviction. The last year has seen developments in all of these areas.

This one-hour lecture covers the following topics:

  • The Road Traffic Act 2016
  • Developing law on drugs driving;
  • Impairment Testing;
  • Recent case law on drink driving;
  • Proposed changes in the future.

Teaching methods:  

e-Lecture, PowerPoint;

Duration & pricing:

  • Net-Duration: 1 hour

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