51% of drivers believe there is more temptation to drink alcohol during the summer months, a survey by confused.com has revealed.
The research also found:
- 28% admitted driving while over the limit, but only 8% of those had been caught.
- 54% of those who confessed they had drunk-drive said they did so in June, July or August.
- 32% have been the passenger of a drunk driver.
- 31% said they find it more sociable to drink in the summer.
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