IDENTIFYING THE PROBLEM DRINKER IN A COURT SETTING

"Excessive drinker", a quantitative description, is defined and suggested as a substitute for the qualitative term "problem drinker." The majority of drinking drivers appearing in court are excessive drinkers. Under present methods of detecting drinking drivers on the road, a court appearance in itself seems a fairly reliable indication of excessive drinking habits. (Author)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the Expert Group on Road Safety's meeting on "Road Safety and the Law", Sydney, Australia, August, 1973.
  • Corporate Authors:

    ARRB Group Ltd.

    Vermont South, Victoria  Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Raymond, A E
  • Publication Date: 1973-8-3

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: 16 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00132165
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Paper No. 16
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1977 12:00AM