Saturday, January 16, 2010

Trends in DUI Enforcement-The Blood test at the Scene of arrest

Recently, many DUI attorneys have been seeing an uptick in blood collection at the scene of a DUI arrest as opposed to the blood being collected at the hospital or in a clinic. The concern for many is the safety of the practice and the integrity of the collection system for criminal prosecution. This new trend attempts to do away with the problem of huge delays in blood tests from the time of driving to the time of the test at which time the blood alcohol level might drop or even rise. Stay Tuned for more on this issue.