A new survey has shown that around 1 in 7 young drivers admits to having taken drugs before driving a car.
Out of that 16 %, the types of drugs taken were:
Cannabis – 66%
Cocaine – 24%
Ecstasy – 16%
Heroin – 8%
Out of the 2,000 drivers interviewed for the survey, some 14% of drivers aged between 25 and 34 stated they were likely to drive after taking drugs during the Christmas period.
About Freeman & Co.
Freeman & Co. are a specialist firm of road traffic and criminal defence solicitors based in Manchester but with nationwide coverage.
Freeman & Co. specialise in a wide variety of road traffic cases, ranging from drink driving, speeding and mobile phone offences, to name but a few.
The firm was created by Nick Freeman, who has been dubbed “Mr Loophole” by the press for his technical legal ability and robustly challenging the prosecution.
Nick is well regarded as an expert road traffic lawyer and has successfully represented many high profile clients for a variety of motoring offences as well as criminal offences.
The firm of Freeman & Co. embodies the way Nick works, with minute attention to detail and challenging the prosecution at every turn.
If you are facing a road traffic matter or criminal offence and need the services of Freeman & Co. please call on 0161 236 7007.
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Freeman & Co Solicitors
8 Oxford Court
Tel. 0161 236 7007