Monthly Archives: November 2015

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Can you get a ticket for eating (or drinking) while driving?

Can you get a ticket for eating (or drinking) while driving?  Q: The other day I saw an SUV weaving about, but still staying within her lane. As I passed, I could see the driver was concentrating on eating lunch with her right hand, rather than driving. Would eating or drinking coffee (or other non-alcoholic [...]

By |November 18th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Fewer Ontario teens texting and driving due to fines, danger

REGINA — A new study suggests teenagers are texting less while driving, in large part because they think it’s dangerous and irresponsible. The study’s lead author, Sean Tucker, an associate professor at the University of Regina, says the number of teens who said they sometimes or almost always texted while driving fell to six per [...]

By |November 18th, 2015|News|0 Comments

BMW seized for 7 days, teen’s licence suspended for 7 days

Teen charged with stunt driving after speeding 208km/h past police cruiser n 18-year-old behind the wheel of a new BMW sped past an Ontario Provincial Police officer on Highway 401 driving more than 200 km/h on Sunday, police say. It happened just before 9 a.m. in Tyendinaga Township between Napanee and Belleville, OPP said in a media release [...]

By |November 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments

5 things you may not know about stunt driving in Ontario

Sudbury’s city police recently told CBC News the majority of people don’t even realize they’re massively exceeding the speed limit — or what is in store once they’ve been caught. John Coluzzi, a Sudbury police traffic unit constable, listed five things people may not know about stunt driving in Ontario. 1. If you get charged with stunt driving, your licence is automatically [...]

By |November 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Wearable Technology in the Car

By Mark Richardson Jeffrey Macesin says he was changing the music playing through his car speakers when the Montreal police officer pulled him over and charged him with distracted driving. The music was coming from his iPhone and wired into the car’s stereo, but the phone was tucked away in his bag, out of sight. [...]

By |November 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Tips for Avoiding the Most Common Traffic Tickets

Tips for Avoiding the Most Common Traffic Tickets Traffic tickets are one of the most common reasons for increased insurance rates, and the common driving habits that result in getting one are more than just an expensive behavior – they are also dangerous. Most of the common traffic tickets are very easy to avoid with [...]

By |November 4th, 2015|News|0 Comments

All About Traffic Tickets

All About Traffic Tickets When you drive it is important to always follow the rules of the road to avoid getting a traffic ticket. A ticket is a form of punishment for disobeying the rules of the road usually resulting in a fine. There are five common things people receive tickets for. Speeding is one [...]

By |November 4th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Woman who Fled Collision Scene Located and Charged

A 24-year-old Kingston woman was arrested and charged after fleeing from a motor vehicle collision at Rideau Street and Cataraqui Street. At approximately 1:30 p.m. on October 28 the woman lost control of her vehicle and struck a parked car, which then struck a third vehicle, causing an estimate of over $5,000 in damage to [...]

By |November 2nd, 2015|News|0 Comments