Tow To Go - AAA
The Tow to Go program helps to prevent impaired drivers from getting behind the wheel and endangering themselves and others on the roadway. A program of AAA – The Auto Club Group, it reminds party-goers of the importance to plan ahead by choosing a designated driver, staying where you are celebrating, or arranging for another form of safe transportation such as AAA’s Tow to Go program.
Team Georgia has a number of programs that it operates in order to promote safe and sober driving. These programs are intended to help keep drunk drivers off of the roads and the water. These programs are extremely successful and not only do they help to protect and inform the public, but the volunteers that run these programs are touched by the organization’s purpose as well.
In 2015, 10,265 people died in alcohol-impaired driving crashes ; that is one every 51 minutes.
Alcohol-impaired motor vehicle crashes cost more than an estimated $44 billion annually.
29% of driving fatalities in Georgia in 2015 involved alcohol impaired drivers.
34% of all driving fatalities in the United States in 2015 involved alcohol impaired drivers.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Foundation Adminstration