Carrying a personal breathalyser is the logical way to handle the finals footy season if you want to keep your licence and not end up with a huge fine.
All drivers must be under .05 to drive legally so it you’ve had one or two beers more than you should, then drink non-alcoholic fluids and keep testing your breath until you are able to drive legally.
One AFL fan was caught drink driving after the semi-final at the MCG and was way over the legal limit. The man’s vehicle was impounded for 30 days at a cost of $983 and his driver’s licence was suspended. Police expect to charge him with drink driving.
Andatech is a leader in personal breathalysers with its new super light-weight AlcoSense Elite 3 breathalyser selling for just over $200, making it a wise investment for anyone who values their licence.
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The Australian-designed AlcoSense breathalyser weighs just 83 grams, which includes the batteries, and has a fuel cell sensor that provides fast, accurate alcohol-specific readings within 10 seconds of taking a test. BAC results are provided to three decimal places with an accuracy of +/-.005% BAC.
It is tested and certified for its accuracy and reliability meeting Australian Standard AS3547.
It also has a fast mode, which provides a positive or negative alcohol reading within five seconds and is perfect for P-plate drivers who need a zero-alcohol reading before driving and therefore aren’t concerned with a specific BAC reading.
The Elite 3 comes with its own zip pouch that protects the unit and conveniently stores the five mouthpieces provided with the device. It has a three-year warranty, which is extendable to a lifetime*.
Andatech has a wide range of personal breathalysers priced from $199 to $279 that can be purchased from www.andatech.com.au
A discount of 10% is offered on all breathalysers during September 2018. Add the promo code ‘footyfever’ at the checkout at www.andatech.com.au
Note: BAC refers to blood alcohol concentration or blood alcohol content and describes the percentage of alcohol present in an individual’s bloodstream at a particular point in time. It is the key variable that determines whether law enforcement can legally arrest a driver for impairment.
* A three-year warranty is extendable up to a lifetime as long as the unit is calibrated every six months. This is provided under the ‘AlcoSense Guarantee’, which applies to all Andatech breathalysers. https://www.andatechdistribution.com.au/pages/alcosense-guarantee
Andatech is a 100% Australian owned company that designs, supplies, supports and services safety and wellness products including high quality alcohol and drug testing equipment, and air quality products. The company has the widest range of Australian Standard-certified breathalysers in Australia, which are designed for personal use, in workplaces, at hospitality venues (wall mounted) and as car interlock devices. Drug testing kits cover saliva and urine testing of 7 drug groups providing error-free results. Air quality products include dehumidifiers, air purifiers, humidifiers and aroma diffusers. https://www.andatech.com.au/
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