Archive for the ‘Laws & Issues’ Category

Prescription Medicine, Drugs and Driving

This can often be a confusing issue. Whether we like it or not, at some point we’re going to end up taking some form of medication. Perhaps it’s just something from the shelf at your local pharmacy, known as Over The Counter (OTC) to treat the symptoms of the Common Cold, or perhaps it’s something […]

Ontario Highway Traffic Act gets updates that will affect all Motorists- June 2015

With the final unanimously passing of Bill 31, Transportation Statute Law Amendment Act on June 2nd, 2015. There are quite a few changes that will essentially affect all types of road users as well as increasing penalties for various infractions. It now only needs to be signed into law. This will certainly kick many drivers […]

Seniors surprised by own bad habits after Driving Evaluation

Even the best of us have developed bad driving habits, so senior drivers should be proactive and make sure they are still up to the task By Lorraine Sommerfeld Jan Thompson, 69, has been driving well over 50 years; instead of taking it for granted, he had a different thought. “I worry I’m getting too set […]