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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
4 out of 4
4 out of 4
Year Published: 
2009

Alcohol – Excessive Consumption: Maintaining Limits on Hours of Sale

Description of Resource: 
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends maintaining limits on hours of alcohol sale in on-premises settings to reduce excessive alcohol consumption and related harms. Policies limiting hours of sale may apply to outlets that sell alcohol for consumption at the place of purchase (on-premises outlets, such as bars or restaurants) or elsewhere (off-premises outlets, such as liquor stores).

Evidence-Based Resource Details

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Developed By: 
Community Preventive Services Task Force
Developer Type: 
Non-Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Injury and Violence Prevention
Substance Abuse
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
Citation: 
The Community Guide [Internet]. Alcohol – Excessive Consumption: Excessive Consumption: Maintaining Limits on Hours of Sale. c2009– [cited 2016 Dec 30]. Available from: https://www.thecommunityguide.org/findings/alcohol-excessive-consumption-maintaining-limits-hours-sale