The press service of the Israel police reported receiving a traffic police new breathalyzer «Yanshuf» increased sensitivity to monitor the violation of particular groups of drivers.
Among the special groups are young drivers (under 24 years), new drivers, drivers of public and freight transport. According to the traffic regulations, alcohol content in the blood of drivers in these categories must not exceed 100 micrograms per liter of air instead of 290 micrograms as those of other drivers.
Until now to identify a violation only by a blood test. New devices allow to conduct the test on the spot by breath testing.