24 November 2020

Dr. Spaeth Examines the Psychomotor Impairments of Drugs of Abuse and Alcohol and How they Contribute to Motor Vehicle Accidents

Damaged vehicles after a collision

Driving a vehicle is a complicated process involving multiple, simultaneously occurring tasks and goals. Drug use can hinder a driver’s ability to accomplish these tasks and contribute to vehicle accidents, injuries, or death.

Recently Dr. Christopher Spaeth, Rimkus Senior Toxicology Consultant, contributed to For The Defense Magazine an article that reviews the effects of alcohol, opiates, stimulants, and combined drugs on a human driver and explains the role of the forensic toxicology expert. Read the full article here.

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