Was the Driver “High”?

A 22 year-old man dies in a fatal motorcycle crash due to a major defect in the roadway. A drug screen is conducted at the ER comes back positive for amphetamines. Was the driver “high” when he crashed?

CLE on Drugs and Alcohol in Civil Cases

A toxicologist for over two decades, Dr. Allison Muller works with attorneys across the country on cases that involve drug or alcohol issues. In this CLE she will introduce key toxicology concepts in civil cases, from tort to premises liability and wrongful death.

Dr. Allison Muller will introduce key toxicology concepts in civil cases by explaining drug levels & impairment, BAC levels & signs of visible intoxication, common false positives & negatives, and expected effects from common street & prescription drugs.  She will crystalize the issues by analyzing six case examples from her practice.  To access this online CLE course please click here: Toxicology Pearls: Drugs and Alcohols in Civil Cases.

Dr. Muller will also cover:

* Metabolites

* Detection time

* Route of administration

* Pharmacokinetics

* Absorption

* Distribution

* Elimination

* Urine Drug Screen (UDS)

* Toxicology Reports

* Drug Screens

* Benzodiazepines

* Opiates

* Amphetamines

* Dram Shop & Liquor Liability cases

* Visibly Intoxicated

* Pharmacodynamics

Dr. Muller is a board-certified toxicologist, fellow of the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology, and registered pharmacist with over 20 years’ experience in the field of clinical toxicology.

This CLE course is offered in the following states:

* Alaska (AK)

* Alabama (AL)

* Arizona (AZ)

* California (CA)

* Connecticut (CT)

* District of Columbia (DC)

* Illinois (IL)

* Maryland (MD)

* Massachusetts (MA)

* Michigan (MI)

* Missouri (MO)

* New Hampshire (NH)

* New Jersey (NJ)

* New York (NY)

* North Dakota (ND)

* Pennsylvania (PA)

* South Dakota (SD)

* Vermont (VT)

Attorney Credits offers online CLE for attorneys in CA and around the country. For more information about online CA CLE in California please click the following link: CA CLE.