OCEAN CITY, Md. (WJZ) — A new breath alcohol detection system could help keep impaired drivers off the road.
Thursday morning in Ocean City, Gov. Hogan attended a demonstration of the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety, or DADSS.READ MORE: Maryland Court Workers Barred From Wearing ‘Thin Blue Line’ Masks
Small sensors built inside the vehicle analyze the driver’s breath, similar to more traditional breathalyzers.READ MORE: Baltimore Mayor Announces Pilot Program To Direct Some 911 Calls To Mental Health Professionals
The MVA is testing this new technology.
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