While not a nationwide program, a number of AAA clubs offer safe ride services on select dates for members and nonmembers. This service is not available everywhere. AAA strongly encourages motorists to pick a designated driver before they head out for any celebrations.
Drunk driving is a serious problem that causes thousands of deaths each year, not too mention untold financial, physical and emotional challenges. This infographic outlines just some of the tragic results of drunk driving accidents, and the effects on victims.
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Taxicab Commission Goes Rogue, Blocks Free Uber Rides on July 4th
Recently, Uber announced plans to offer free rides for all Saint Louisans for the Fourth of July weekend. The free rides would have promoted UberX, which Uber is currently attempting to launch in Saint Louis.
Injuries from drunk-driving crashes occur every 90 seconds. It's smart to be proactive before going to a destination where there will be drinking by designating who will be the sober driver (and ensure everyone you're traveling with agrees to the "designated driver" plan). Tips fo