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Blood Alcohol Concentration

Understanding Blood Alcohol Concentration

At the Law Office of Trent R. Buckallew, a Mesa DUI attorney has extensive experience in defending individuals accused of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. With over twelve years of experience, Attorney Trent R. Buckallew has significant experience in all aspects of DUI cases, including a strong background and understanding of the scientific evidence inherent in these types of cases. Whether you have been accused of DUI with injury, DUI & drugs, aggravated DUI, or extreme DUI, he has the skill and resources necessary to successfully resolve your case.

One key aspect of DUI cases is blood alcohol concentration. Also referred to as blood alcohol content, BAC measures the percentage of alcohol in the bloodstream. For example, if a driver is found to have a BAC of 0.10%, one-tenth of their blood volume is alcohol. In Arizona, the legal limit is 0.08%. High levels of alcohol in the body has been proven to greatly impair cognitive functions and decision-making abilities, reaction time, and hand-eye coordination can all be weakened due to alcohol consumption. The two most common means of measuring BAC are blood and breath tests. Although these are both scientific tests administered by professionals, errors can occur. You should not be punished if there was a problem with the machinery or a human mistake.

How a Mesa DUI Lawyer Could Help

If you have questions regarding your DUI case or want to ensure you are properly represented in court, please do not hesitate to contact the Law Offices of Trent R. Buckallew, PC. They understand the significant consequences of a DUI conviction and will defend your case vigorously to get your case resolved under the most favorable terms possible.

Contact a Mesa DUI attorney if you have been charged with driving under the influence. Their team of professionals will fight tirelessly to successfully resolve your case.

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