The Zottegem/Herzele/Sint-Lievens-Houtem police zone has announced that there will be additional alcohol checks in various municipalities and cities after the matches of the Red Devils and has already announced the results of the alcohol checks in the zone after Wednesday evening’s match.
“At the previous World Cup, which took place in the summer of 2018, the beer flowed freely, especially during the matches of the Red Devils. To prevent people from getting behind the wheel drunk, the police will now carry out alcohol checks in various cities after the matches of our national team. With an alcohol content of 0.5 promille, the risk of an accident increases by no less than 40%. And although everyone knows the risks of drinking and driving, too many drivers are still caught during alcohol checks. police zone Zottegem/Herzele/Sint-Lievens-Houtem
“Over the past evening and night, 156 drivers were subjected to an alcohol check in the Zottegem/Herzele/Sint-Lievens-Houtem police zone. 5 drivers blew alarm, 5 drivers blew positive; 1 driver’s license was revoked for a period of 15 days”