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Govt balks at lower alcohol limits for all

Govt balks at lower alcohol limits for all
Wellington, July 27 NZPA - Transport Minister Steven Joyce still thinks existing legal alcohol limits for drivers are "ridiculous" but he's not changing them.

Govt hasn't dealt with drink driving issue - Labour

Govt hasn't dealt with drink driving issue - Labour
Wellington, July 26 NZPA - The Government has attempted to kick the issue of drink driving into touch by postponing a decision on whether to lower the blood alcohol, Labour says.

Advocacy group joins call for lower blood alcohol level

Advocacy group joins call for lower blood alcohol level
Wellington, April 9 NZPA - The Alcohol Healthwatch group has joined those calling for a lowering of the blood alcohol limit. The Government released its 10-year road safety strategy, "Safer Journeys" last August.

Measures Miss Drink Driving Problem - Groups

Measures Miss Drink Driving Problem - Groups
Wellington, March 3 NZPA - The Government has lost the bottle to take on the problem of drink driving and is making young people the scapegoat in its latest measures to tackle the country's road toll, say political and road safety groups.

Joyce Gets Support Over Comments On Blood Alcohol Levels

Joyce Gets Support Over Comments On Blood Alcohol Levels
Wellington, Sept 11 NZPA - Advocacy group Alcohol Healthwatch agrees with Transport Minister Steven Joyce that blood alcohol levels for drivers are too high. Mr Joyce told the Local Authority Traffic Institute on Wednesday legal alcohol limits for drivers were "ridiculous".

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