B.C. takes first step in renewed fight against distracted driving
The province of British Columbia has stepped up in an effort to curb the carnage on the road caused by distracted driving. The announcement today by Susan Anton, current Attorney General of British Columbia. For the full story and description of the new distracted driving laws in BC, please visit the Province of BC website. Distracted driving laws in PEI are changing dramatically. Ontario distracted driving law to be re-introduced. Distracted driving laws in PEI are changing dramatically.
Ontario distracted driving law to be re-introduced
Is about to be re-introduced today to include stiffer fines and penalties for texting while driving under legislation the Liberal government. There was an attempted previous bill to increase the maximum fine for distracted driving in Ontario to $1,000 and impose three demerit points, but the bill essentially died when the June 12 election was called. A recent Centre for Addiction and Mental Health survey found that more than one-third of licensed Ontario students in Grades 10 to 12, which is an estimated...