Intoxilyzer 5000 – can it be trusted?
Driving Under the Influence (DUI) is a serious crime in
There are two types of DUIs related to alcohol. One involves being under the influence to the extent that you are a less safe driver. The other type is what is known as “per se” DUI. It requires a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .08 or higher. Law enforcement in
The primary issue with the Intox 5000 is how the machine calibrates. The Intox 5000 is only checked once per month to insure the accuracy of its results. The currently accepted practice and recommended by most experts in the field requires that a control test be conducted prior to each actual test to insure that results are, in fact, accurate.
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