Essays Tagged: "Madd"

Two Second Decision. The essay shows the importance of wearing a seat belt. Persuasive.

ival by 45% (MTA 1). From 1975 through 2000, it is estimated that safety belts saved 135,102 lives (MADD 1). An example occurred in the summer of 1999, a day just like any other. Katie Sanchez and Jul ... g to NHTCS, nearly two-thirds of the occupants killed in traffic crashes in 2000 were unrestrained (MADD 1). It was a late December night when Camille Mitchell and Tami Archer were on their way back t ...

(5 pages) 333 0 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


al degrees and other education involving public health. Mothers Against Drunk Driving also known as MADD is all about the prevention of drinking and driving. Throughout the site, you can access victim ... onal illegal drunk driving standard at .08 percent blood alcohol concentration, as well as creating MADD's youth programs to reduce underage drinking. Both of these sites contain a lot of information ...

(4 pages) 71 1 4.2 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Arguing for harsher laws against DUI offenders

lf-hour. These deaths constituted approximately 41 percent of the 41,945 total traffic fatalities" (MADD, 2003). The issue of harsher penalties for convicted criminals is a topic of heated debate in t ... ion; 2002. Available from URL:

(3 pages) 60 0 4.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

The name of this essay is "Why We Need Tougher DUI Laws in The United States". This essay is about how the laws need to be tougher for DUI offenders and why.

e of a DUI accident. Americans rank drunk driving as their No.1 highway safety concern. (All-state- MADD survey, 1997) Approximately 1.5 million drivers were arrested in 1999 for driving under the inf ... ays easy to find and it's not always easy to get the laws we need passed, but there are solutions. (MADD, Driven Magazine, Fall 1998) We need to make it harder on these repeat offenders by making the ...

(6 pages) 92 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Drinking and Driving, how drinking and driving effects Americans today.

lcohol related, which is 52.3% of them. Wendy Hamilton, president of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), said," 55% of the people who are likked in crashes on the 4th of July holiday are killed beca ... Indiana, last year 34% of the 792 total traffic deaths were alsohol-related, which was 269 deaths. MADD uses a method called rating the states. This is a mechanism used to focus public attention to d ...

(3 pages) 184 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Research Paper on MAAD (mothers against drunk driving)

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is an organization that was founded in 1980 due to the tragic death of a thirteen-year-old yea ... ly grew larger when the girl's mother had found out how lenient the laws against drunk driving were.MADD is kept alive by its founders and activist who all have strong beliefs towards what the organiz ... organization stands for. In 2000 the organization had more than two million members and supporters. MADD is still growing and getting more and more support as the years pass.MADD has been proven an ef ...

(3 pages) 116 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Stronger Punishment for DUI Offenders will lower Alcohol Related Fatalities

ximately 41 % of the 41,945 total traffic fatalities" as reported by Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD, 2003). Yet, we are outrage by the news telling us another brave soldier has been killed over i ... ty Administration (NHTSA) Against Drunk Drivers (MADD, 2003) Legislature (Kansas Statute No. 8-1005)http://www.kslegis ...

(5 pages) 106 1 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Public Relations in Action

fit organizations such as, Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), and Big Brothers Big Sisters International (BBBS) are three organizations that use effective ... g three organizations that will show effective PR, I have chosen the following organizations, YMCA, MADD, and BBBS International and will describe how these organizations identify their publics and us ...

(7 pages) 147 0 4.3 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Liquor Bill

"Possibly the next biggest flaw since cigarettes," exclaims a MADD representative in a new paper article. The problem they are referring to is drunk driving.Pictu ... r." This information was from an article from an organization called Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).DWIs have been given to over 2000 drunk drivers last year in order to show where people are dr ...

(2 pages) 441 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Liberal Democratic Process

ganized. A few recent examples that have been successful include the National Rifle Association and MADD. Money also has a large influence on the effectiveness of interest groups.There are many theori ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.5 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

MADD's Influence

I've been privileged to work as a volunteer with Anne O'Brian, our local chapter president of MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving). Anne began the local chapter in August of 1992, nearly two yea ... p with Joel's progress in life, Anne's has been downright inspiring. She began our local chapter of MADD the next year, and co-ordinates activities for additional chapters in nine surrounding counties ...

(3 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Learning Team Problem Paper with Excel Statistical problems

hol-related traffic fatalities have decreased by about 44 percent, from over 30,000 to under 17,000( Furthermore, every single injury and death caused by drunk driving is definitely preventa ... f injured drivers are using drugs and although drinking is on the decline, drugging is on the rise ( Volunteer to be a designated driver. Never condone or approve of excessive alcohol consum ...

(8 pages) 59 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Assessment of the Consensus vs. Conflict Debate in the Criminal Justice Systemt

that agency agendas" create self-serving motives promulgated by outside self-interest groups, like MADD, or the public at large, like groups creating the Neighborhood Watch (id.). Just as justice is ... the chief to advocate policy positions that they favor. For example, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) pushing DUI arrests by the police (Peak, 2007, 92). Conflicts have caused some to quit and Pea ...

(4 pages) 37 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Business-to-Business MessagesThe purpose of this paper is to select and analyze three business to business messages using the communication process

n unfavorable reply message to ABC Company.Memo Concerning Policy TO:All EmployeesFROM:Mr. MaddDATE:May 1st, 20XXSUBJECT:Job ApplicantsPLEASE STOP SENDING YOUR FRIENDS, RELATIVE ... te inappropriate format for composing memos. The environment appears to be a corporate setting. Mr. Madd is the sender of the message, who is, perhaps, the manager or director of human resources withi ...

(7 pages) 200 0 4.0 Jul/2010

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology


1MADDBSHS/33509/20/14Madd was created because of women that loss their child from drunk drivers. Moth ... that loss their child from drunk drivers. Mothers Against Drunk Driving (Also known by the initials MADD, by which it is hereafter referred as), is a grass-roots organization started in 1980 by Candy ... her mothers who were angry over drunk driving and held meetings on how to stop this violent crime. "MADD's stance is that ONE drink is too many." -Kelly Larkin, Executive Director of MADD Southern Ari ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies