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Alcohol deaths up 70% over the past decade: Report

Alcohol deaths up 70% over the past decade: Report Source: https://www.mychamplainvalley.com/ June 3, 2024 Alcohol deaths increased steadily over the past decade, with sharp rises during the pandemic years, according to a report published last week. Overall, the national alcohol death rate has risen 70% in the past decade, accounting for 51,191 deaths in 2022, up from 27,762 deaths in

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On the Road to Eliminate Drunk Driving This Summer

On the Road to Eliminate Drunk Driving This Summer Source: Responsibility.org May 22, 2024 Increased drunk driving between Memorial Day and Labor Day poses a threat to all Americans As Memorial Day, the unofficial start to summer, approaches, it’s crucial to remember the importance of responsible behavior behind the wheel. In a concerted effort to combat drunk driving and promote

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The truth about what happens if you drink more than 14 units of alcohol a week – and how much it shortens your life by (and it’s shorter than you think)

The truth about what happens if you drink more than 14 units of alcohol a week – and how much it shortens your life by (and it’s shorter than you think) Source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/ May 20, 2024 Perhaps it’s a bottle (or two) of sauvignon blanc with dinner most evenings. Or a well-deserved sherry in the late afternoon, followed by a

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Fl: Florida Supreme Court Answers Certified Question: Dram Shop Actions Are Negligence Actions

Fl: Florida Supreme Court Answers Certified Question: Dram Shop Actions Are Negligence Actions JDSupra Written by: Barry Burkett, Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP April 4, 2024 Although proof of willful misconduct on the part of the vendor is one of the necessary elements that must be established in dram shop actions involving underage patrons, the Florida Supreme Court recently confirmed

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Kathie Durbin Voted Incoming Chair-Elect To NABCA Board

Kathie Durbin Voted Incoming Chair-Elect To NABCA Board News Release NABCA & Montgomery County Alcohol Beverage Services March 28, 2024 ARLINGTON, VA (March 28, 2024)—Kathie Durbin, director Montgomery County Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS), was voted incoming chair-elect to the NABCA Board of Directors. She will assume her responsibilities in May 2024, when current Chair-Elect Becky Schlauch, administrator, Montana Department of

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A Look at the Liquor Liability Landscape

A Look at the Liquor Liability Landscape Insurance Journal By Allen Laman and William Rabb March 18, 2024 Liquor liability availability and pricing have put small business owners in the alcohol-related sector in some states in a bind. While securing coverage is easy in some areas, premiums have skyrocketed and carriers have pulled out of others. Every state has different

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