Learn more about Driving under the Influence It’s the law in Nova Sco'a… License suspensions for driving with a blood alcohol level between .05 and .08 are seven days for a first suspension, 15 days for a second and 30 days for a third. Drivers are also required to pay a license reinstatement fee. It is difficult to calculate your blood alcohol level. The amount of alcohol it takes to become impaired varies widely from individual to individual. Even one drink can impair your ability to drive. Don’t take chances: If you plan to drink, don’t drive. • use designated drivers • use public transporta"on • book a taxi • plan to stay overnight at a friend’s Madd – Mothers Against Drunk Driving TADD - Teens Against Drinking and Driving Drug Free Kids NB Dept of Jus'ce and Public Safety novasco" Government of Canada Change the conversa'on changetheconversa" Arrive Alive World Health Organiza'on Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) Centre for Addic'on and Mental Health 112 POLICEASSOCIATION OF NOVA SCOTIA