Drunk driving charges are serious criminal charges that can result in extensive penalties and negative consequences for accused individuals. One way of challenging a drunk driving charge based on a Breathalyzer test is to challenge the reliability of the testing device.
Breathalyzer tests are used to measure the accused driver's blood alcohol content based on them blowing into the Breathalyzer device. There are certain requirements for a Breathalyzer test to be able to produce reliable results and it is important for accused individuals to be familiar with these requirements. Most importantly, it must be demonstrated that the Breathalyzer test can produce reliable results.