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Barbadians all for breathalysers

CARLOS ATWELL, ​[email protected]

Barbadians all for breathalysers

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Barbadians say they are looking forward to when breathalyser testing finally shifts into gear, with some reflecting on close calls or witnessing the aftermath of impaired driving.

The devices were expected to be introduced on January 1 after Minister of Transport, Works and Maintenance Dr William Duguid said late last year they would be on stream by this month.

However, Minister in that ministry, Peter Phillips, recently said the devices would be now introduced in “due course”.

Grace-Ann Cumberbatch, one of the motorists who spoke to the MIDWEEK NATION yesterday on the issue, told of nearly being involved in a collision with a drunk driver. (CA)

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