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Heading to a New Year's Party? Here's How to Stay Safe
Jan. 1 is the most dangerous day on the road, experts say
-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New Year's Day is the worst day of the year for alcohol-fueled car crashes, according to Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).
Every year drunk driving accidents claim nearly 10,000 lives in the United States, MADD reports. And holiday parties up the odds you'll be sharing the road with impaired drivers.
If you'll be celebrating the new year with friends, MADD offers these tips to ensure a safe start to 2016:
The U.S. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism provides more on holiday drinking safety.
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