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Oct. 1 winter tire law reminds drivers to Shift into Winter

Crashes double during winter months as road and weather conditions can change quickly. Being prepared and planning ahead can help save lives. No matter what the weather is today, fall’s arrival signals the approach of BC’s most dangerous driving season. … Continue reading

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Media Release: Driving for work in winter is dangerous. Employers need to plan now to help keep staff safe.

Shifting weather increases risk on BC roads but crashes, injuries can be prevented. Winter tires help, and they’re required as of October 1 on most highways. Fall’s arrival signals the start of BC’s most dangerous driving season. Employers and supervisors … Continue reading

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Media Release: Summer traffic puts B.C. roadside workers at risk every day

For immediate release How would you cope if vehicles drove within a few feet of your workstation? It’s a daily peril for many B.C. residents. They’re roadside workers – people who do their jobs while traffic flows around them. Every … Continue reading

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News Release: Cone Zone campaign calls on B.C. drivers to slow down to keep roadside workers safe

Spring and summer are busy times for construction and other road-related activity, which brings an increased safety risk for roadside workers in the province. To help reduce the risk, the 12th annual B.C. Cone Zone campaign launches today with a … Continue reading

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Media Release: Even with spring on horizon, winter tires are needed to help keep drivers, passengers safe

For Immediate Release How much longer should you use winter tires on your vehicle? It’s a timely question as spring approaches. The annual Shift into Winter campaign points out the answer is based on safety, not seasons. “Winter tires provide … Continue reading

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