JHook estimates that over the past 10 years they’ve given rides to about 500 hundred folks. Viewing information not simply as lifts house, however “lots of lives saved.”
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — This Friday, folks everywhere in the world will rely down and pop champagne to ring within the new 12 months.
However as folks exit, they may not be pondering by way of their after social gathering plans, like how you can get house safely.
That is the place JHook Towing and Restoration Companies are available in.
“There isn’t any sense in getting out and getting drunk when you’ll be able to’t make it house,” Vice President Tim Moody stated.
So if you end up with no means house, as a substitute of getting behind the wheel after consuming, Moody needs you to name him this New 12 months’s Eve.
“Should you occur to get out, and also you get to consuming and you’re feeling such as you’re unsafe, name us, we will tow you and your automotive house for free of charge,” he stated.
This would be the tenth New 12 months’s Eve that JHook Towing has supplied these free rides and tows. All in an effort to assist hold drunk drivers off the highway and again house safely.
Moody estimates that over the past 10 years, he is given rides to about 4 or 5 hundred folks. Viewing the information not simply as rides house, however “lots of lives saved.”
And his why — the rationale Moody is so captivated with secure driving, is as a result of it impacts him and his enterprise personally.
“Our guys are out working the streets at night time, attempting to do a job. After which any individual comes alongside texting or consuming and driving… We have misplaced loads [of people],” he stated.
This comes as drunk driving claims 1000’s of lives yearly. State troopers instructed THV11 final week that this hazard is very seen over the vacations.
“There’s additionally lots of vacation events and issues like that, so there are extra drunk drivers on the roads, so there shall be a concentrate on implementing DWI legal guidelines,” Arkansas State Police Trooper Austin Kennedy stated.
As driving beneath the affect causes each security and authorized points.
“It is not definitely worth the penalties you’d need to pay or lose your license or presumably kill any individual,” Moody stated.
So earlier than you or another person fumbles for his or her keys after perhaps one too many, Moody says to have a plan. Should you do not, you’ll be able to all the time name him.
“I’ve bought loads of vans operating… We bought room for everyone,” he stated.