Alcohol can impair your decision making processes and lead to confrontations and senseless violence. All too often a split second decision can result in people getting hurt or even killed when they just went out to have a good time.
Violence is not the answer to solving disagreements; and there can be serious long term consequences for both the person throwing the punch and the person who is punched.
Throwing a single punch can
Victims of a single punch:
Remember that it is ok to just walk away.
Here are some tips avoiding violence:
Please take a few moments to answer the following questions in relation to how alcohol impacts your perceptions of safety. The answers you provide will give us a better understanding of community attitudes to alcohol and safety. There are a couple of further questions on each page of this site.
The answers you choose to provide will give us a better understanding of community attitudes to alcohol and safety. Therefore, we are seeking your honest feedback in relation to your personal experiences with alcohol. You are not required to identify yourself, therefore, your anonymity is assured. Participation is completely voluntary and can be terminated at any time.
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