Three years ago, B.C. lowered its legal blood alcohol limit to .05. For those needing a refresher:

So how many drinks does it take to reach a .05 blood alcohol limit?

It’s official. The tougher drunk driving laws that came into effect in September 2010 are working. CBC reports impaired driving deaths have been reduced by 46%. That’s 104 people alive today who could have died under the old drunk driving laws.