The Traffic Safety Problem



Alcohol and it's Effect on the Brain (Continued)

Psychological-Comedy-Class Many people feel stimulated when they start feeling the effects of alcohol, but it is actually the depressive effects that cause the feeling. The brain contains inhibitory centers that ordinarily moderate a person's behavior. When alcohol depresses activity of these centers, it removes some of the barriers to loud and aggressive behavior. This explains why drivers take unnecessary risks, drive too fast or aggressively when under the influence of alcohol.

Psychological Effects of Alcohol Psychological Comedy Class