Stricter law introduced to curb drunk driving accidents
A law that will is geared towards reducing drunk driving accidents was recently introduced in the Iowa Senate.
According to the law introduced by Arlington Senator Brian Schoenjahn, people who are convicted of drunk driving will be required to have an ignition interlock device installed in their vehicle for six months. Repeat violators will need to have the device for one year. With the ignition interlock system installed, people who have an alcohol on their breath will be prevented from starting their vehicles.
The current law in Iowa require repeat violators and people with a blood alcohol content of 0.10 and above to have the ignition interlock system installed. .
All too often, drunk driving accidents result in serious injuries or even end up killing innocent victims. If you have been the victim of a drunk driver in Des Moines, the legal team at LaMarca Law Group, P.C., may be able to help you get the financial compensation you need. Speak with us to find out how we can help you today by calling 877-327-2600.