LISTEN: Should there be Garda discretion at drink driving checkpoints?

The topic of driving safely the next day after drinking arose again this morning on The Joe Finnegan Show.
Leitrim Sinn Féin Cllr Seadhna Logan expressed concerns over the implementation of drink driving legislation via early morning mandatory alcohol test points without any capacity for Garda discretion to be applied.

Listen to a snippet of Seadhna here:

Or listen to all of Cllr Logan’s points in the topic with the full interview here below:


Meanwhile Miriam Taber Communications Manager for Drinkaware is warning people against depending on off-the-shelf breathalysers.