EVERY DAY IN AMERICA, 28 PEOPLE DIE AS A RESULT OF DRUNK DRIVING CRASHES. Drunk driving accidents can cause immense physical, emotional, and financial damage. It is estimated that drunk driving costs the United States $199 billion every year.  This figure does not include the individual costs of medical bills, loss of household income, and the terrible pain and suffering that the injured and their families are forced to endure.
EVERY TWO MINUTES, A PERSON IS INJURED IN A DRUNK DRIVING CRASH. The injuries caused by a drunk driving accident can include:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Broken bones and lacerations
- Long hospital stays and periods of rehabilitation.