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: Now That Students Have Returned To The Classroom, One Question Remains: Are Children Safe?
Small sensors built inside the vehicle analyze the driver’s breath, similar to more traditional breathalyzers.READ MORE: No Injuries Reported Following Partial Collapse Of Fells Point Restaurant
The MVA is testing this new technology.
It says it could help cut down on drunk driving deaths by as much as 60 percent.MORE NEWS: 'I'm All About Ellicott City' Ellicott City Residents & Business Owners React To Number 10 Ranking On Money Magazine's 'Best Places To Live List'