Statistics from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism tell us that by the age of 15, 33 percent of American teens have tried alcohol. Those numbers tend to increase as they reach their late teen years.
In fact, those between the ages of 12-20 drink 11 percent of all alcohol consumed nationwide.
Because drunk or impaired driving is a scourge on the nation that presents a host of injuries, parents of teens are in a unique position to have critical conversations about alcohol and other drugs with their children.
In this issue, the Alaska personal injury lawyers at Barber & Associates will give you tips on how to get the conversation going with your child.
Drunk driving literally is a scourge. The influence of alcohol and drugs can drastically change a person’s personality and severely limit their ability to make sound judgments.
If you’ve been injured by an impaired driver, call us at Barber & Associates. We’ll work tirelessly to secure the justice and compensation to which you’re entitled.
For a free consultation, call us at 907-276-5858 or send an email.
Barber & Associates, LLC has recovered more than 45 Million Dollars in verdicts and settlements for Injured Alaskans.
Auto accidents can happen to anyone at any time, regardless of how defensive someone may be behind the wheel. If you or someone you love has been harmed in such an incident, you have legal rights and options that need to be explored.