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The drink drive limit in Scotland is set to be lowered.
Currently, drink driving accounts for around 30 deaths on roads in Scotland each year.
Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale MSP Christine Grahame says the SNP proposals will cut that number.
Lothian and Borders Police reiterate that the message is simple; just don't drink before you get behind the wheel. Inspector Brian Jones says:
Safety campaigners have welcomed plans to lower drink-drive limits in Scotland. The proposals to lower the limit from 80mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood to 50mg will be brought forward later this year.
That means a single glass of wine would put motorists over the drink-drive limit. Sarah Fatica, general manager at Brake, the road safety charity, said:
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The Scottish Government have said they want the drink drive limit there to be lowered 'as a priority.'