DETERMINATION OF THE SAFETY LIMIT WHEN USING THE INSTRUMENT INTOXILYZER 5000 FOR MEASURING THE ALCOHOL CONCENTRATION IN EXHALED AIR

BEREGNING AV SIKKERHETSFRADRAG VED BRUK AV INTOXILYZER 5000 FOR MAALING AV LUFTALKOHOLKONSENTRASJONEN

The report describes the determination of the safety margin when using the instrument Intoxilyzer 5000 for measuring the alcohol concentration in exhaled air. The safety margin is calculated on the basis of measurements done between 1 April and 31 December 1993. The safety limits depends on the breath alcohol concentration and is given by the formula 0.01+0.08x, where x is the breath alcohol concentrtion in mg/l.(A)

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    Norwegian Institute of Transport Economics

    Gransesvingen 7, P.O. Box 6110, Etterstad
    Oslo,   Norway  N-0602
  • Authors:
    • Christensen, P
  • Publication Date: 1994

Language

  • Norwegian

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 15 p.
  • Serial:
    • TOEI RAPPORT
    • Issue Number: 243
    • Publisher: Norwegian Institute of Transport Economics
    • ISSN: 0802-0175

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00715773
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Norwegian Road Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 82-7133-876-5
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1996 12:00AM