Fox News recently published an article entitled, “Driving in a ‘drunk suit’.” This article discusses a so-called “drunk suit” that Ford developed, which simulates the effects of intoxication from head to toe.
As stated in the article, “The simple-looking contraption is comprised of unbalanced ankle and wrist weights, braces that restrict the movement of your joints and a pair of Fatal Vision brand “beer goggles” that dazzle and blur your eyesight in a way that mimics the effects of alcohol and drugs. Capping it off is a pair of headphones that impair your hearing and put you further into a sensory bubble.”
Local police initiated a program utilizing this drunk suit to help educate teens on the impact of drinking while driving. Sure enough, when placed behind the wheel, 96% of teens who were fitted with the suit crashed their parent’s vehicles within the first 38 seconds of…
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