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Were You Safe On the Road This Thanksgiving? Thank These People.

Today is the day we express our thanks for what we have. At LifeSafer, we want to say thanks to the people that make a difference not just in our lives but in everyone’s: the people who [...]

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Yakima Deputy Mayor Apologizes for her DUI. Is That Enough?

In this age when everybody’s transgressions get revealed and repeated on social media, politicians and public servants have a hard time. No misstep escapes the public eye, least of all when it [...]

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One Teeny Weeny Resolution for the New Year. Forget the Other Ones.

The big ones are hard. We get that. You’re not going to go to the gym 3 times a week this year. Not every week, anyway. You’re not going to lose all that weight. It’s hard. You’re not going [...]

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Don’t Let The Holidays Become The Saddest Time of Year – Forever

It’s a time of lights and music. Even for those not raised in Christmas traditions, there are often gatherings, food and good cheer to enjoy as others get into the spirit of things. The [...]

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Should a DUI Disqualify You for Public Office?

Politics is a famously dirty business. Any skeleton in a candidate’s closet is sure to be trundled out by the opposition in an effort to show that he or she isn’t fit for office. Some secrets in [...]

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Drunk Driving: Does Anyone’s Punishment Stop Anyone Else?

In Des Moines, Iowa a woman named Deanna Marie Gliem was recently convicted of two counts of vehicular homicide. Driving drunk, she had crashed into a car and killed two men. In a tearful [...]

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The National Drive Sober Campaign Just Ended. What Now?

Seasons come and go. Summer, with its aura of warmth, freedom, and escape, has come to an unofficial close with Labor Day. Convertibles are being garaged, grills are being covered up, and beach [...]

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The Drunk Driving Debate: Can We Lose the Red Herrings?

There’s a drunk driving debate heating up in just about every state in the country. Ohio debated Annie’s Law, which would mandate ignition interlocks for all drunk driving offenders, and [...]

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Is Drunk Walking as Dangerous as Drunk Driving? (Hint: No)

Alcohol is an equal-opportunity impairer. If you read this blog, you know how it makes you a dangerous driver. It also hinders your golfing, hampers your typing, slows down your knitting and [...]

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Drunk Driving Costs Us $71 Billion a Year. Let’s Shift That Cost to…

Drunk driving is one of our country’s more expensive habits. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) we spend some $71 billion every year cleaning up the mess that [...]