# What is the alcohol tolerance in BC?

What is the alcohol tolerance in BC? In BC, if your blood-alcohol level is over . 05, there are legal consequences. (This level means you have 50 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood.)

## What is the alcohol tolerance in BC?

In BC, if your blood-alcohol level is over . 05, there are legal consequences. (This level means you have 50 milligrams of alcohol in 100 millilitres of blood.) If you have been drinking, don’t drive — take a taxi or bus or call a friend for a ride.

## Does weight determine alcohol tolerance?

Additionally, the less you weigh, the more you will be affected by a given amount of alcohol. For people of the same weight, even the same gender, individuals with a lower percentage of body fat will have lower BAC’s than those with a higher percentage of body fat.

How much can you drink and drive BC?

Drivers who have their full license and are caught driving with a BAC between 0.05 per cent and 0.08 per cent receive a temporary driving ban and a fine. The length of ban and amount of fine depend on the number of times the driver has been caught drinking and driving within a five-year period.

### How much alcohol can a 150 lb person drink?

The speed by which a man would reach this level would vary: At 100 pounds, a man would reach a BAC of 0.12 by drinking three drinks in less than one hour or four drinks over two hours. At 150 pounds, a man would reach this level by consuming six drinks over two to three hours.

### Can I have one drink and drive BC?

What is the safe limit for driving after drinking? The safe limit for consuming alcoholic beverages and then getting behind the wheel of a vehicle is… none. Even one drink can affect your ability to make the right decisions and snap judgements.

Why do I feel so drunk after one drink?

It takes about an hour for your liver to break down the amount of alcohol in a standard alcoholic drink (one beer, one glass of wine, or one shot). If you drink alcohol faster than your liver can break it down, your blood alcohol level rises and you start feeling drunk.

#### Is 1 beer an hour safe to drive?

SCIENCE SAYS, NO. There’s no absolute safe level of alcohol consumption for competent/safe driving. And even just one drink is enough to impair your driving ability, affecting things like your ability to see or locate moving lights, judge distances, and you’re more likely to take risks when driving, too.