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Alexa’s Team Honours British Columbia Police Officers For Taking Impaired Drivers Off Roads And Highways

2019/05/09|Categories: National Media Release|Tags: |

British Columbia – Alexa’s Team welcomes more members today as RCMP and Municipal police officers are recognized for their dedication and efforts to take impaired drivers off the roads. Alexa’s Team pays tribute to the dedicated RCMP and Municipal police officers who make an extraordinary contribution to reducing the number of drivers affected by alcohol [...]

‘We’re still dealing with the repercussions’: P.A. couple hit by impaired driver 36 years ago

2019/03/19|Categories: Article|Tags: |

Prince Albert Now March 19, 2019 Rod and Della Hicks don’t remember much the night of a fateful crash in 1983, but they’re still feeling the effects of it today, and say they will for the rest of their lives. On July 12, 1983 Della and Rod were involved in an impaired driving accident, which [...]

Public Tip Leads to Arrest of Impaired Driver in Conception Bay North

2019/02/02|Categories: Article|Tags: |

VOCM February 2, 2019 A tip from the public helped to remove an impaired driver from the road in Conception Bay North Thursday afternoon. Harbour Grace RCMP received an anonymous tip about an impaired driver who left Kingston and was heading south toward Carbonear. Police located the suspect vehicle in Victoria. The driver, a 54-year-old [...]

MADD Canada’s anti-impaired driving campaign coming to Surrey school

2019/01/17|Categories: Article|Tags: |

The ‘hard-hitting’ program is descending on schools across the country Peace Arch News January 17, 2019 MADD Canada’s latest campaign is coming to schools across the country, with a stop in Surrey in February. Titled “No Tomorrow,” the 45-minute program explores how mixing alcohol and drugs with driving can have devastating and permanent consequences. “One [...]

MADD Canada Letter to BC Transportation Minister Trevena Regarding Ridesharing Legislation Correspondence

2018/11/23|Categories: Online Statement|Tags: , |

MADD Canada Letter to Minister Trevena Re Bill 55 - November 23 2018 (PDF)

MADD red ribbons make a powerful statement

2018/11/05|Categories: Article, Project Red Ribbon|Tags: |

Prince Albert Now November 5, 2018 Red ribbons are making their appearance in Prince Albert as part of MADD's holiday season campaign. It’s the time of year when the rate of impaired-related crashes increases. P.A. MADD chapter president Trina Cockle said the Project Red Ribbon initiative runs Nov.1 through Jan.7, and the ribbon represents a [...]

MADD Canada calls on B.C. to introduce ride-hailing in 2018

2018/07/30|Categories: Article|Tags: , |

Mothers Against Drunk Driving call on B.C. to allow ride-hailing now

2018/07/24|Categories: Article|Tags: , |

MADD Canada, BarWatch call for ride hailing in B.C. this year

2018/07/24|Categories: Article|Tags: , |

VANCOUVER SUN July 24, 2018 Anti-impaired-driving activists and a group representing restaurants and bars say allowing ride hailing in B.C. before the end of this year would make the province’s roads safer. Last week, the provincial government announced that although it would be changing legislation this fall to allow ride hailing companies like Uber and [...]

Local MADD chapter looking for new members

2018/05/29|Categories: Article|Tags: |

Comox Valley Record May 29, 2018 The Comox Valley chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers is looking for new members and is aiming to pass along information about the dangers of impaired driving. The chapter is hosting its annual general meeting June 4 at 6 p.m. at the Comox Valley Community Health Centre at 961 [...]