Let me start my telling you about who our wonderful son Garrett Norman is. Not only is he our son and a loving brother, he is a fine young, intelligent, athletic man of character, work ethic, charity and generosity, who has not a shred of hate, evil, or racism in his system. He has seen […]
To reduce the incidence of drunk driving and its consequences through promotion and awareness to the mainstream in malls, major events, annual tours and the media.
B.A.D.D. is a 35-year-old community organization.
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Behind distracted driving, drunk driving is the number one cause of most car accidents in the US and, by far, the most deadly. Alcohol physically changes the brain’s chemistry and inhibits common sense, fear, and motor skills.
Every day, 29 people in the United States die in motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver. This is one death every 50 minutes1 The annual cost of alcohol-related crashes totals more than $44 billion.
My twin brother, Michael Trusty (Navy Seabee First Class) was in a motorcycle accident while riding his 2019 Harley Davidson Street Glide Special (blacked out) to Norfolk Base in Virginia Beach, VA on November 4, 2019. He had recently purchased his bike for Harley of New Orleans around Memorial Day in May 2019. He was headed to work when a 16 year old girl turned left into his left side on the bike. My brother and his bike landed approximately 20 feet (or more) away from the accident site. He was unconscious when the EMTs arrived.
OTTAWA — A sweeping overhaul of Canada’s impaired driving laws was given Royal Assent on Thursday, meaning the new rules are starting to come into effect and drivers should be prepared.
From Survivor Daniel Jay Bell : My name is Daniel Jay Bell on November 19, 2011 I was hit by a drunk and lost my right leg. The day started out like any other Saturday met up with the guys for a little ride bouncing from place to place. After our last stop we decided […]
From Dawn Davis, Danny and everyone at BADD… you can’t imagine how flabbergasted I was when your check arrived from the Victim’s Assistance Fund, my jaw hit the floor, I couldn’t speak, and tears filled my eyes. Your incredible support, emotional and financial, has been a God send. I was able to buy Sophia a […]
I am writing this to all of you so that you may catch even the slightest idea of what that drunk driver did not only to my mom but to every single person who knew and loved her (trust me there are many) I was in 9th grade when I got a phone call during […]
This group is highly focused on getting the message out. Recently lost a local Northern VA couple riding two-up when a drunk driver turned left in front of them. This has got to stop. Too many bikers and friends in cages have had serious contact/encounters with drunk or distracted drivers. I stand behind B.A.D.D. and […]
My boyfriend lost his leg to a drunk driver on Galveston Island, we had ridden down there with friends for the weekend. This is the first I’ve seen of this organization but I will put my support behind it 100%. With every ones help we can put an end to bikers and others alike from […]
Years ago my brother was hit by a drunk driver. 3 days in the ICU and we got him back, but he was never the same. B.A.D.D shares a clear and uncompromising message. Don’t drink and drive. Bike, cage, whatever. We’ve said goodbye to too many brothers and sisters because of this stupid act.