Drunk driving kills 30 people every single day in the United States.
Law enforcement, education, and punishment are all helpful ways to reduce drunk driving and save lives. However, bars and restaurants also have a responsibility to help prevent drunk driving. How? It is against the law for a bar or restaurant to serve alcohol to someone that they know, or should know is drunk. Bars and restaurants that follow the law help protect us all from drunk drivers on our roads.
Every State in the country has a law that says if you sell alcohol, you cannot sell alcohol to someone that you know or should know is intoxicated. The purpose of these laws is to protect everyone from drunk drivers.