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breathalyzer

Public health A device used to detect alcohol on a suspected drunk driver's breath; see DWI.
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And it makes no sense to expect traffic enforcers to implement the drunk driving law when they do not have breath analyzers to begin with.
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Numerous employers have already introduced breath analyzers independently, following the enactment of the amended traffic law that imposes harsher punishments on drunken driving, but other employers do not own the device and operators often waive the test when the breath analyzer is not functioning, according to the ministry.
Breath analyzers and hyphenated MS-elemental analyzer capabilities are particularly enhanced and may pave the way for growth in this field.
After each puff, the smoker first emptied his or her lungs of smoke, then breathed into the real-time breath analyzer while the uptake and decay of the target chemicals in the blood was monitored.
He was also suspended for three months in 2017 after he refused to go through pre-flight breath analyzer test for a Bangalore-Delhi flight.
In addition to the Fenom PRO Point-of-Care Breath Analyzer, Spirometrix also is developing the Fenom HOME At-Home Breath Analyzer, the world's first handheld device designed to provide exhaled nitric oxide information to an asthmatic individual.
He explained that their breath analyzer could detect alcohol use even after a day liquor was consumed.
He said it is the LTO that must train traffic enforcers in using the breath analyzers, which they are also waiting for.
An alcohol breath analyzer (ABA) test was conducted to Elizan and yielded positive result with 1.82% alcohol content.
He had fudged the pre-flight register by signing the register after operating the flight without performing the breath analyzer, which amounts to 'fraud and forgery' a criminal act endangering the lives of others," the ICPA had said in a letter.
MANILA -- A lawyer became the first motorist apprehended by the Land Transportation Office (LTO) for drunk driving on the day the agency started using the breath analyzer test, an official said.