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a device that measures chemicals (especially the alcohol content) in a person's expired breath

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The initiative was first used at two Spar stores on Queen Street and St Mary Street where breathalysers have been used to test if people buying alcohol are too drunk.
The initiative was first used at two Spar stores in Queen Street and St Mary Street where breathalysers have been used to test if people buying alcohol are too drunk.
The provision of breathalysers and the provision of mouthpieces in gendarmerie units and metropolis police, Corsica and overseas territories.
The breathalysers have three levels rated green, amber and red.
Officers also found false claims of links to police on four devices purchased online, where disposable breathalysers are being flogged for as little as PS2.
We gave D aily Record columnist Paul English, aboe one of Hunter's Alcosense breathalysers to test it out.
A Canadian high school is going to ask students to pass a breathalyser test in order to get qualified for attending the prom on May 30.
NEW motoring laws have come into force in France making it compulsory for drivers to carry breathalyser kits in their vehicles.
HALF of motorists are unaware that the breathalysers they will soon need to carry in France must be certified to the French NF standard, according to the Institute of Advanced Motorists.
And road safety campaigners in the UK have warned that the French government-approved breathalysers - which cost from 3 pounds - are actually of little use in gauging whether a driver is over the drink-drive limit.
Police say this encourages drivers to drink up to the limit but that the breathalysers often give false readings.
The research found that cheap breathalysers get contaminated by deposits from breath, increasing the chance of a false reading.
Tamworth Assembly Rooms and The Palace have both contacted the town's Community Safety Partnership and will receive funding to buy breathalysers to be used on teenagers.