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GARDAI PREPARE TO ENFORCE NEW 'DRUG DRIVING' POWERS

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23 Sep 2011 Comments Off on GARDAI PREPARE TO ENFORCE NEW 'DRUG DRIVING' POWERS

o Monaghan motorists were advised on Monday to take careful heed of the advice of doctors and pharmacists concerning medication that could affect their driving – or else run the risk of being penalised under new ‘drug driving’ powers which the Gardai were preparing to put into force next month. “Legal drugs and illegal drugs can both impair your driving,” Garda Sergeant Anthony Campbell of the Garda Traffic Unit stated during a presentation on Road Safety to a meeting of the Co Monaghan Joint Policing Committee during which he ...