Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Medical Cannabis and Impaired Driving: A Preliminary Report

Waterloo, ON (CNW) Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana (CFAMM), a national non-profit organization, released a first-of-its-kind preliminary research review on medical cannabis impaired driving – one of the major public safety concerns stemming from the legalization of non-medical cannabis.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Operation Corridor Flushes Out Aggressive, Unsafe Commercial Transport Truck Drivers

Dufferin County, ON (OPP - Dufferin Detachment) Speeding and faulty equipment led the list of charges laid by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) during last week's 24-hour Operation Corridor commercial motor vehicle safety blitz (June 15-16, 2017).

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Community Column by Don Butt (June 2017)

Town of Mono, ON (Don Butt) I want to talk about some items concerning safe driving. I  likely have mentioned this before but last year, a change in the Highway Traffic Act concerning crosswalks came into effect. When you stop at a marked crosswalk, you must wait until all people using the walk have completed crossing to the opposite side. I have watched carefully and some are obeying this new rule and many are not. Don’t forget!!

Friday, May 26, 2017

OPP Reports Fatalities and Numerous Traffic Related Charges Over Long Weekend

Dufferin County, ON (OPP - Dufferin Detachment) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers were kept busy on and off roads leading up to and over the Victoria Day Long Weekend, investigating two off-road vehicle deaths and laying numerous charges.