Driving While Impaired / Drunk Driving
We have a long, successful history of defending individuals charged with drinking and driving. Our extensive experience means you can trust the advice we give you when facing drunk driving charges.
Drunk Driving Defined
Every one commits an offence who operates a motor vehicle or vessel or operates or assists in the operation of an aircraft or of railway equipment or has the care or control of a motor vehicle, vessel, aircraft or railway equipment, whether it is in motion or not,
(a) while the person’s ability to operate the vehicle, vessel, aircraft or railway equipment is impaired by alcohol or a drug; or
(b) having consumed alcohol in such a quantity that the concentration in the person’s blood exceeds eighty milligrams of alcohol in one hundred millilitres of blood.
Criminal Defense for Drunk Driving Charges in Newfoundland and Labrador
If you are charged with drinking and driving call us right away at (709) 739-4141.