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Quebec imposes breathalyzers for life for repeat impaired driving offenders

2019/11/25|Categories: Article|Tags: , |

THE CANADIAN PRESS November 25, 2019 Quebec is bringing in a new measure for impaired drivers that will require repeat offenders to pass a breathalyzer every time they drive, in what one expert describes as among the toughest policies in the country. Beginning Nov. 25, people found guilty of a second offence will only ever [...]

Drive drunk twice in Quebec, get ignition breathalyzer for life

2019/11/22|Categories: Article|Tags: |

CBC News November 22, 2019 Starting Monday, Quebec motorists convicted of drunk driving twice in 10 years will have to blow into a breathalyzer every time they start a car — for the rest of their lives. Their licence will be branded so any intercepting police officer will know to inspect the driver's ignition for [...]

Plan Ahead For a Sober Ride on Quebec’s National Holiday

2019/06/20|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: |

Montreal, Quebec –As Quebec’s National Holiday weekend approaches, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking Quebecers to make safety a priority and make sure they have a safe and sober ride home from their celebrations. “We wish everyone a fun holiday weekend, and encourage everyone to celebrate responsibly,” said MADD Canada Chief [...]

30th anniversary Project Red Ribbon campaign for MADD Canada

2017/10/30|Categories: Article, Project Red Ribbon|Tags: |

Breakfast Television Montreal October 30, 2017

Mock drunk driving crash scares students straight at Royal West Academy

2017/05/30|Categories: Article|Tags: |

Global News See the video

MADD Canada’s Project Red Ribbon

2016/10/31|Categories: Article, Project Red Ribbon|Tags: |

Breakfast Television October 31, 2016 Link to video: http://www.btmontreal.ca/videos/5191157018001/

Keep Impaired Driving Out of the Mix This Saint Jean Baptiste Day, MADD Canada Urges

2016/06/24|Categories: Provincial Media Release|Tags: |

Montreal, Quebec – As Quebecers prepare for the holiday festivities and the first long weekend of summer, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are encouraging everyone to make safe and sober driving part of their plans. Whether you are attending one of the numerous public parties, concerts, fireworks displays or parades, or planning [...]

MADD Montreal commemorates victims, encourages responsible drinking

2015/06/19|Categories: Article|Tags: |

Global News June 19, 2015 DORVAL – MADD Canada president Angeliki Souranis knows only too well the heartache of losing a loved one. Her son Craig was killed by an impaired driver in 2008. He was only 20 years-old. “I think any loss of a family member, a loved one, is devastating,” said Souranis. “I [...]

50 criminal drunk driving cases stayed in Gatineau court

2015/01/30|Categories: Article|Tags: |

CBC January 30, 2015 The CEO of Mothers Against Drunk Driving says he's shocked that 50 impaired driving cases were stayed this week in court in Gatineau, Que. The cases had been dragging on for years and the judge agreed with defence lawyers that the delays were unreasonable. Some of the accused drivers in the [...]