21 June 2018 – SMART policies for tackling drink driving, Athens
21 June 2018, 9:00-13:00
Representation of the European Commission in Greece, 2 Vas. Sofias, Athens, 10674
The Road Safety Institute Panos Mylonas together with ETSC, organised an international conference on tackling drink-driving as part of the SMART (Sober Mobility Across Road Transport) project. The debate addressed policy and practice on enforcement, penalties, rehabilitation, alcohol interlocks and other measures to discourage and prevent drink driving.
Representatives from the Greek ministries, traffic police, National Road Safety Council and universities presented the current state of drink driving in the country. International experts from Denmark, Estonia, and Sweden discussed drink driving issues as well as raising awareness on the most effective measures to reduce the number of alcohol-related road deaths. Finally, the Hellenic Association of Brewers also joined the debate to share the role of the industry in tackling drink driving.
The agenda can be downloaded by clicking here
Greek TV coverage available here (time: 26:17)
SMART receives financial support from the Brewers of Europe