Project E.R.A.S.E. (Eliminate Racing Activity on Streets Everywhere). E.R.A.S.E. (Eliminate Racing Activity On Streets Everywhere) is an awareness and enforcement campaign operated jointly by police services across Ontario in partnership with the Government of Ontario, with the goal of eliminating street racing and other high-risk driving behaviours. Aggressive driving and street racing are dangerous,
“The technology’s evolving much faster than the law is,” says Shelina Lalji, President of POINTTS™, the largest independent paralegal firm in Canada. POINTTS™ has offices in Manitoba, Alberta and Ontario, and Lalji says she’s not aware of any charges being laid in those provinces for using wearable technology while driving – yet.
Pittsburgh Rapper Jordan York touches on society’s addiction to Technology with his Single “Put Down The Phone”. One of the most exciting rappers to hit the music scene has launched his new single that contains a strong message. The single is called “Put Down The Phone” and has been credited as being one
Distracted driving ticket record set in Saskatchewan More people were ticketed for distracted driving than for impaired driving in Saskatchewan during March 2017, according to figures from Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI). SGI said 523 tickets were issued for distracted driving – 441 for using, holding, viewing or manipulating a hand-held cellphone and 82 for driving
Car Insurance in Ontario: What’s Happening with Rates? Auto Insurance Increase April 19, 2017 BREAKING: Auto insurance rates increase in Ontario. In Ontario, every insurance company must have changes to their auto insurance rates approved by the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) and each quarter, FSCO publishes these rate
OPP Easter Weekend Blitz Dozens Cited for Speeding in Good Friday Blitz A Good Friday enforcement blitz by the Ontario Provincial Police has resulted in numerous tickets issued. In separate operations, Middlesex OPP officers conducted speed enforcement all day Friday on Hwy 401 at Elgin Rd, and Friday afternoon on
Careless Driving Fine Increase. A bill proposing a minimum $2,000 fine, under Ontario’s Highway Traffic Act, for careless driving causing death or bodily harm, will be re-introduced in the legislature, a Hamilton-area MPP said Thursday. Bill 213, An Act to amend the Highway Traffic Act with respect to careless driving causing death or bodily
Calgary police confirm that they are handing out fewer distracted driving tickets but it’s not because drivers are refraining from texting and driving. In December alone, law enforcement issued more than 300 tickets and the problem is not going away. Drivers are, however, adapting craftier methods to conceal their distracted driving behaviour.
Stunt Driving Charges Laid in Whitby Stunt Driving Charges Whitby - One driver has been charged with traveling 88 km/h over the posted speed limit early this morning in Whitby. On Friday, March 3, 2017, a uniformed officer was conducting speed enforcement on Thickson Road in Whitby. At 12:10 a.m., a silver Chevy Malibu was
Distracted Driving Ticket Could Increase Your Insurance By $230! Canada is a vast country, with lots of places to go and wide open roads. But no matter where your nationwide travels may take you, it’s against the law in almost all provinces and territories to drive while distracted. Distracted driving is a form of impaired