Lifeloc Technologies Unique Patented Breathalyzer Mouthpiece Helps Safeguard Against the Spread of FLU

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Lifeloc Technologies , a leading manufacturer of professional and personal breathalyzers, receives patent for its EasyTab™ alcohol tester mouthpiece. EasyTab™ brings convenience to the breath alcohol testing industry with its easy-on, easy-off, and hygienic functions.

Hygenic Mouthpiece for Lifeloc Breathalyzers

EasyTab™ Hygenic Breathalyzer Mouthpiece with Eject Mechanism

Lifeloc's patented EasyTab™ mouthpiece eliminates the "YUCK" factor associated with many breathalyzers.

According to the CDC, the Flu season has officially begun and predictions are that this season will be a bad one. Lifeloc Technologies, a leading manufacturer of personal and professional breathalyzers believes that breathalyzer manufacturers have paid insufficient attention to reducing the risk of disease spread in their breathalyzer mouthpiece designs.

Lifeloc urges consumers to avoid the purchase or use of personal breathalyzers that do not allow mouthpieces or (straws as they are often called) to be changed without having to touch the "wet" end of the mouthpiece. Flu can easily pass from one infected person to another through contact with saliva. And it goes without saying to never share mouthpieces.

For professional users, Lifeloc recommends similar care in selecting their breath analyzer equipment. Workplace Breath Tester users and Law Enforcement Alcohol Screener users have enough to worry about without concern about contracting a communicable disease through contact with the used end of breathalyzer mouthpieces or blow-back of exhaled air.

Self-proclaimed Germaphobe and Lifeloc Director of Product Management, Kelly Silverman, commented, "Users of professional breathalyzers can be exposed to several types of non-hygenic mouthpiece designs. Avoid breath alcohol testers that require the user to touch the "Yucky" end the mouthpiece and avoid mouthpieces that direct exhaled breath straight up into the air where saliva droplets can fall back onto the operator." She adds, "It's always a good idea to wash your hands frequently during the Flu season."

By design Lifeloc's patented EasyTab™ mouthpieces direct exhaled breath away from the operator and the built in eject mechanism eliminates touching the wet end of the mouthpiece. Recently Lifeloc has begun to use antimicrobial plastic in their Workplace breath analyzer line to further reduce the possible spread of bacteria and germs.

The information provided in this press release is informational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice.

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