Legal BAC Limits in Texas

Operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol is considered a serious crime throughout the United States. However, each state has the authority to determine exactly what constitutes driving while drunk by setting a blood alcohol limit for drivers. In the state of Texas, drunk driving is considered a very serious crime, and the legal limits for the state reflect this.

If you or someone you love has been accused of driving under the influence of alcohol, you deserve the assistance of an experienced legal professional. Dallas DWI attorney Mark T. Lassiter would like to help fight for your rights and freedoms. Contact our office today at (214) 845-7007 to learn more about your legal options.

Blood Alcohol Concentration Limits in Texas

In the state of Texas there are certain varying blood alcohol concentration limits depending on the specific individual. These include the following:

  • It is illegal for any driver to have a BAC over 0.08
  • It is illegal for an individual under the legal drinking age (21) to have a BAC of 0.02 or higher
  • It is illegal for the driver of a commercial vehicle to have a BAC of 0.04 or higher

If you are convicted of violating the above restrictions, you could face serious legal consequences.

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If you or someone you love has been accused of drunk driving, Dallas DWI attorney Mark T. Lassiter can help. Contact our office today at (214) 845-7007 to learn more about your options from an experienced legal professional.


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