RSA welcomes mandatory drink driving testing at crash scenes involving injuries

The Road Safety Authority has welcomed the introduction of mandatory drink driving testing at the scene of crashes involving injuries.

From today, drivers can be breathalysed at the scene of the crash - or in hospital.

Donegal Base road safety group PARC let the campaign for the introduction of the legislation.

Chief Executive of the RSA Noel Brett says it's an important change in the law:

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