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Get You and Your Special Valentine Home Safely – Plan Ahead For a Sober Ride

2019/02/13|Categories: National Media Release|

(Oakville, Ontario) – While Valentine’s Day inspires thoughts of flowers and heart-shaped boxes of chocolates for many people, it can be a poignant and painful reminder of loss for victims and survivors of impaired driving. For Carolyn Swinson, Valentine’s Day is an especially painful reminder of two tragic losses. On February 12, 1993, Ms. Swinson [...]

Make A Winning Play Before The Super Bowl Begins – Plan a Sober Ride Home

2019/02/01|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking Canadians to put safety first as they enjoy this weekend’s Super Bowl festivities – if you’re going to be drinking, or consuming cannabis or any other drugs, hand off the driving duties to someone sober. Every year in Canada, hundreds of people [...]

ParcelPal Announces Strategic Partnership With MADD Canada to Stop Impaired Driving

2019/01/29|Categories: National Media Release|

VANCOUVER , Jan. 29, 2019 - ParcelPal Technology Inc. ("ParcelPal" or the "Company"), (PKG.CN) (PT0.F) (PTNYF) is pleased to announce that it has formed a partnership with MADD Canada to aid in the continuous fight to prevent impaired driving. MADD Canada has endorsed ParcelPal as their official delivery service in Canada . MADD Canada has over [...]

This New Year’s Eve, Resolve to Prevent Impaired Driving

2018/12/31|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are urging everyone to start the New Year off right – by arranging a safe and sober ride home. “However you are welcoming in the New Year, if alcohol, cannabis or other drugs are part of your party plans, please leave the driving to [...]

Put Safe and Sober Driving at the Top of Your Holiday To-Do List

2018/12/20|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – Holiday festivities will be in full swing this weekend, and MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking everyone to give the gift of safety by always driving sober. “No one’s holiday season should turn from celebration to tragedy because a person gets behind the wheel impaired by alcohol, cannabis [...]

Keep Roads Safe This Festive Season – Plan Ahead for a Safe Ride Home if Drinking or Consuming Drugs

2018/11/29|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – As we head into the first weekend of December, the holiday parties and gatherings are ramping up. MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking all Canadians to keep the festivities safe by always having sober transportation home if alcohol and/or cannabis are being consumed. “Tragedies caused by impaired driving [...]

Let a Safe and Sober Driver Quarterback Your Travels This Grey Cup Weekend

2018/11/23|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, ON – Whether you’re cheering for the Calgary Stampeders or the Ottawa Redblacks in this weekend’s 106th Grey Cup, everyone can agree that having a safe and sober ride home from the championship game festivities is a winning play. “Driving after alcohol or cannabis consumption can result in an impaired driving charge, or, worse, [...]

MADD Canada and Special Guests Launch 2018 Project Red Ribbon Sober Driving Campaign

2018/11/01|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – With the holiday season quickly approaching, and with cannabis legalized just a couple of weeks ago, MADD Canada is kicking off its Project Red Ribbon sober driving campaign today in Halifax, Nova Scotia. “Our awareness campaign, featuring our iconic red ribbon, runs from the beginning of November until January 7,” said Patricia [...]

One Decision To Drive Impaired Could Haunt You Forever – Leave the Driving To Someone Sober This Halloween

2018/10/25|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – One decision can haunt you forever if you get behind the wheel impaired. MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking everyone to keep the scary moments at the Halloween parties and off the roads this weekend by planning ahead for a sober ride home. “Making the choice to drive [...]

MADD Canada Awards Citizen of Distinction Honour to Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould For Leadership on Federal Anti-Impaired Driving Legislation

2018/10/11|Categories: National Media Release|

Oakville, Ontario – MADD Canada is proud to announce that The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, is the recipient of a 2018 Citizen of Distinction award for her outstanding efforts to strengthen Canada’s impaired driving laws. The Citizen of Distinction Award is presented annually to individuals, groups or organizations [...]