The Community Action for a Safer Tomorrow (CAST) DUI Task Force is charged with reducing DUI crashes in Lexington County. At the task force’s recent annual meeting, leaders presented a detailed needs assessment, which identified factors contributing to the problem of DUI crashes, and presented planned actions to address the identified problems.
Contributing factors include:
- There is a high level of over service to intoxicated patrons at various establishments.
- Drivers have a low perception of risk of being caught for DUI by law enforcement.