SAY “NO MORE” TO ONE MORE: Just one more drink, vape or edible leads to more than you think. More impaired driving. More accidents. More injuries. More deaths. And more lives changed forever. Please…support Connecticut’s trauma workers and know when to say “no more.”

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The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) in Connecticut is .08 — or .02 if you’re under age 21. Anything over this is considered driving under the influence and a criminal offense. You can learn lots more about impaired driving here.

Don’t guess what your “one more” limit might be. Get an estimate with this BAC calculator to better understand when you should say “no more.”

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  • Motorcycles are involved in more alcohol-related fatal crashes than other vehicles.
  • 15–20 year-olds are at the greatest risk of driving under the influence.
  • 13% of weekend and nighttime drivers have marijuana in their system.
  • On average, a drunk driver will drive 80 times under the influence before their first arrest.
  • Someone is injured in a drunk driving incident every two minutes.
  • Female impaired driving has more than doubled in the last three decades.

Connecticut Wrong-Way Fatal Crashes

Year Fatality total Crash total % Drivers with
alcohol BAC >= 0.08
and/or drugs
2023 5 3 50
2022 23 13 85*
2021 4 4 75**
2020 4 2 100
2019 11 6 100
2018 6 5 100
TOTAL 53 33  

*As of 6/28/2023
**Unknown test/test result for some surviving drivers

Note: Wrong-way crashes are crashes that occur on divided roadways; the numbers above do not include wrong-side crashes

Source: CTDOT

If you are looking for More Support to manage your drug and/or alcohol behaviors, please find the below resources:

Ride options to arrive home safely:

Help Quitting — Resources for substance abuse:

Hartford HealthCare Behavioral Health Networks:

Waterbury Hospital: