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Professional drivers breath tested at national event

Tuesday 1st November 2011

Bus and coach drivers volunteered to take breath tests before carrying out test drives at the recent Coach and Bus Live 2011 show – and none failed the test.

The tests were carried out by TTC Automotive as part of a campaign to warn professional drivers about the dangers of drink driving.

The event gave the professionals the chance to push their driving skills to the limit. A specially designed course, which had distractions along the way, tested their perception and road skills.

Evita Hussey, TTC Automotive, said: “Bus and coach drivers welcomed the breath tests. They were very co-operative and extremely interested in hearing information about the morning after and how long alcohol stays in the system. And no-one failed!”

For more information contact TTC Automotive on 033 3800 0222.


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