Stop Yourself. Stop a Friend.
To save yourself from getting or being the victim of a DUI, don't drink or use drugs and drive. Avoid driving at night and on weekends since that's when drunk drivers are likely to be on the road. Wear your seatbelt at all times.
Simple enough? Will following these tips keep you from getting a DUI? Not always. It's easier said than done. What if you have a safe night of fun all planned out and then your friends come along with different ideas?
Staying healthy and being safe can be tricky if your friends do risky things. It's tough to say no and still have a cool image in their eyes. But your image is not the most important thing worth saving—your life is.
You have the power to achieve your dreams. By learning smart ways to say no and making good decisions, you'll be on your way to a happy, successful life.