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Take the 21-Day Challenge | National Safe Driving Week

Driving is a task that requires complete attention to the road. Inclement weather, unexpected actions from fellow drivers and challenging situations can all arise at a moment’s notice, making it crucial for Canadians to keep their eyes on the road at all times. Unfortunately, however, distracted driving continues to be a significant issue on roads […]

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How long will it take before distracted driving campaigns take hold?

Similar to drunk driving campaigns that took years to take hold before people realized others were getting injured or killed and that it was unacceptable, distracted driving campaigns may also take a while to fully work, Aviva Canada’s chief underwriting officer told Canadian Underwriter Tuesday.

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Inattentive driving accounts for highest number of fatalities

Inattentive / distracted driving continues to be a serious public safety issue. 307 people died on Ontario Provincial Police patrolled roads in 2016. Driver inattention as a causal factor accounted for the highest number of fatalities when compared to speeding, impaired driving and lack of seat belt use. What is inattentive driving? Inattentive driving may […]

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