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Cannabis legalization might be contributor to higher drug impaired driving offences: Stats Canada

The number of drug impaired diving offences have risen significantly in the province since 2008. The Growth Op July 26, 2019 Data released by Statistics Canada Monday shows the number of drug impaired driving offences [...]

2019/07/26|Categories: Article|Tags: , |

Uber in B.C.? Ride-hailing companies, advocates worried regulations too restrictive

CTV Vancouver July 8, 2019 Imagine working for a cab company, ending your shift late and not and then not being able to get a taxi to stop and take you home. Christiana Virtue said [...]

2019/07/08|Categories: Article|Tags: , , |

Andrew Murie: British Columbians need ride-hailing option now

OPINION: Rather than focus on a specific licence class, MADD Canada encourages the provincial government to focus on other criteria that have direct road safety benefits MADD Canada is committed to working with stakeholders and [...]

2019/07/05|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , |

MADD Unveils Memorial Near Lorette

Steinback Online June 27, 2019 A roadside memorial sign was unveiled near Lorette Wednesday afternoon, paying tribute to a woman killed by a drunk driver. Gillian Phillips is Victim Services Manager with MADD Canada. She [...]

2019/06/27|Categories: Article|

MADD Cobequid chosen to receive 100 Women Who Care funds

Truro Daily News June 19, 2019 Susan MacAskill hopes funding from 100 Women Who Care Truro will help save lives. MADD Cobequid was chosen as the recipient of the group’s June donation, which was about [...]

2019/06/19|Categories: Article|Tags: |

Pedestrian tip leads to impaired driving arrest in Victoria

Northern Pen June 18, 2019 VICTORIA, N.L. — A tip from a person out for an early-evening stroll helped police arrest and charge a woman from Victoria for impaired driving. According to a news release, Harbour [...]

2019/06/18|Categories: Article, Campaign 911|Tags: |