When late spring turns to summer, high school graduation season sparks celebrations among high school and college students throughout the country. Whether it’s a large-scale blowout or a gathering among a few friends, alcohol is often part of the mix. Excessive drinking among young people is always dangerous, but parties, proms and other senior-year events heighten the risk of a serious or fatal accident.
Though great strides have been made over the past few decades, more than 10,000 Americans die in alcohol-related collisions each year. This number could be greatly reduced if graduating seniors, and everyone else, took the following steps to prevent impaired driving:
Using these measures to avoid intoxicated driving after graduation parties can save many lives, but not every auto accident can be avoided. If you or a family member is harmed in a vehicle collision, there are steps you need to take to protect your right to fair compensation, starting with retaining the right attorney.
Marcari, Russotto, Spencer & Balaban handles cases on behalf of people who have been injured by drunk drivers and other auto accident victims. For a free initial consultation regarding your potential case, please call (888) 351-1038 or contact us online. Our offices are located throughout the Carolinas and Virginia.
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