Refusing Breathalyzer Tests in Buffalo, NY

When you’re pulled over for suspected DWI, it can be an extremely nerve-wracking experience. Knowing what to do, or what not to do in these situations can be crucial to the outcome of your case. At the Law Offices of Drew Fritsch, we’ve created this short educational video to provide insight into whether or not it is a good idea to refuse a breathalyzer test in these situations. If you have questions about your specific case, please don’t hesitate to contact our office for a free confidential consultation. Let our experience work for you. This educational video on refusing breathalyzer tests was provided by Drew Fritsch, an experienced Buffalo DWI Attorney.

  • People often ask whether they can refuse to perform a breath test.
  • You can refuse to give a breath test; however, New York State may impose serious consequences for doing so.
  • Your driver’s license will be suspended for a period of one year and your refusal can be used as evidence that you were conscious of your guilt.

Did you or a loved one get pulled over for a DWI and have questions about refusing the breathalyzer tests given by the police officer?  Don’t plead guilty until you know all of your options.

Contact our experienced DWI Attorney in Buffalo NYDrew Fritsch to defend your driving record and protect your future. We offer free consultations and have achieved positive outcomes for countless clients.


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