December Is National Drunk Driving Prevention Month


The holiday season between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve is one of the busiest on the nation's roadways and also one of the most dangerous, due to a high incidence of drug and alcohol-related traffic crashes.

That's why AAA Arizona is joining with other national, state and local highway safety and law enforcement officials to remind everyone this holiday season to always designate a sober driver before each holiday party or event involving alcohol.

"The holiday season is supposed to be a time for family, friends, and festive celebrations, but it is unfortunately also a time when we see a tragic jump in the number of drug and alcohol-related highway fatalities each year between Thanksgiving and New Year's," said Linda Gorman, Public Affairs Manager for AAA.

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