The Benefits of Oregon Alcohol Interlock Devices
You need your car to get to work or school. But if you have been arrested or convicted of drunk driving, you might not be able to use your vehicle – until you have an Oregon car breathalyzer installed. Also called an Oregon ignition interlock, the device can mean that you regain the ability to get back on the road, letting you return to your job and pay your bills.
A Smart Start of Oregon DUI interlock separates drinking from driving while saving lives and money. Instead of having to depend on friends for rides, or scrape together bus fare, you and everyone else who depends on you for transportation will be able to use your car – safely and legally.
One of the most common reasons you might need an Oregon ignition interlock device is if you have been arrested for drunk driving. Under state law, you must have an Oregon DUI interlock device installed in your vehicle in order to obtain a restricted driver’s license following a DUI arrest. A court can also order you to have an Oregon car breathalyzer installed as part of a settlement in a criminal case.
An Oregon ignition interlock device can also provide enormous peace of mind to parents who want to ensure that teenage drivers remain alcohol-free while behind the wheel. An Oregon car breathalyzer provides reliable assurance that teenagers aren’t drinking and driving. Many business owners also are voluntarily installing Oregon DUI interlocks in company cars to make certain that employees aren’t drinking and driving on the job.
Regardless of the reasons for having an Oregon DUI interlock device installed, the benefits are many. And a Smart Start of Oregon ignition interlock is your most affordable and convenient option. Smart Start of Oregon’s advanced Oregon car breathalyzer technology makes it the national leader in interlock devices.
One of the myths about Oregon DUI interlocks is that they are difficult to use. Smart Start of Oregon car breathalyzers are simple to use and do not change the functioning of your vehicle in any way, other than to prevent the car from starting if it senses alcohol on the breath of the driver.
Smart Start of Oregon will make sure you are properly trained to use your Oregon ignition interlock during your quick and easy installation appointment. We can do this at any one of our many convenient locations throughout the state.
Oregon ignition interlocks are proven to separate drinking from driving and are the best way to get you back behind the wheel. For answers to all of your questions aboutOregon DUI interlock devices, or to schedule an appointment, please contact Smart Start of Oregon today toll-free at 1-888-368-2889. Our friendly associates are available to help you 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Ignition interlock device installations are rising rapidly, which is leading to a decrease in drunk driving arrests and accidents. The graph below shows that in a typical state, ignition interlock device installations have increased from 150 per year to 5,700 per year between 2002 and 2006.