How Much Could a DUI Cost You? (Infographic)

Nearly 12,000 people die each year from drunk driving related incidents in the U.S. The tragedy of drunk driving is infamous; the legal cost and consequences aren’t as well-known. A DUI is no small ticket, and the infographic below may leave you thinking twice before sipping that second cocktail!

Costs of DWI

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Infographic courtesy of AttorneyBrianWhite.com

50 comments

Maureen C.
Maureen C.about a year ago

Think ahead BEFORE you take a drink, because alcohol impairs your judgment.

As Heidi A. pointed out, the drunk driver often survives the crash that kills another family because he (or she)'s so relaxed -- who wants to live with that guilt for the rest of their lives? Even if you're not drunk, who wants to think they could have reacted faster to avoid that accident if they hadn't had a couple of drinks?

Gloria picchetti
Gloria picchetti3 years ago

If you drink a lot just move to the city and sell your car.

Kate S.
Kate S.3 years ago

TELL EVERYONE. BUT THEY FORGOT TO MENTION LOSS OF SLEEP FOR POSSIBLY KILLING SOMEONE ELSE WHILE DRIVING INTOXICATED!

Lynn C.
Lynn C.3 years ago

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Kristin Love
Kristin Love3 years ago

there is no excuse to drive when intoxicated....with "whatever" substance.
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JL A.
JL A.3 years ago

very telling

Ron B.
Ron B.3 years ago

When I first started driving, my dad's advice was to drive like everyone else on the road is drunk. Couldn't hurt.

Aaron Bouchard
Aaron Bouchard3 years ago

thank you

Mary Donnelly
Mary Donnelly3 years ago

Another great post--thanks.

Anne Moran
Anne Moran3 years ago

IT CAN COST YOU YOUR LIFE, OR SOMEONE ELSE'S.. - IF YOU DRINK AND DRIVE, YOUR LICENSE SHOULD BE TAKEN AWAY FROM YOU PERMANENTLY... - HERE IN B.C., THERE'S NOT A ''WEEK'' THAT GOES BY, WHERE SOMEONE IS NOT KILLED BY A DRUNK DRIVER... - NOT A 'ONE' !!!