This Responsible Service of Alcohol 'Drunk People Don't Think Straight' Campaign was launched in November 2009 and aimed to increase community understanding of the legal requirements of responsible service of alcohol in licensed premises (metro and regional) and increase patrons acceptance of bar staff implementing strategies such as refusing to serve patrons who are drunk.
The Campaign was run in partnership with Injury Control Council of WA (ICCWA) and the Department of Health.
Primary: Patrons of licensed premises.
Secondary: Management and staff of licensed premises.
Post-campaign evaluation found that:
The Responsible Service of Alcohol Campaign aims to increase community understanding of the legal requirements of responsible service in licensed premises.
The most apparent immediate effects of alcohol impact the brain. The first effects include feelings of relaxation and loss of inhibitions.
Alcohol and Drug Support Line
The Alcohol and Drug Support Line is a confidential, non-judgmental telephone counselling, information and referral service for anyone seeking help for their own or another person’s alcohol or drug use.
Phone: (08) 9442 5000
Country Toll-Free:1800 198 024
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Monday – Friday 7.30am – 9pm
Saturday 9am – 7pm
Sunday 11am – 6pm