DUI or Driving Under Influence which is also known as DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) or OUI (Operating Under Influence) in some States is one of the most frequent traffic violations. It is at the same time one of the most dangerous offence. Aside from the high fines or tough punishments, which sometimes include additional costly duties, it is a threat to drivers’ or other people’s health and life.
When you are a driver you have to be aware of certain things. You know you are not allowed to drive if you are drunk or if you are high. However there isn’t just one term, the commonly known Driving Under the Influence (DUI) for all violations, which might cause a bit confusion. In this blog we’d like to briefly tell you what other terms are there and what they mean.