Don’t Rely on Luck to Get Home Safely This St. Patrick’s Day – Plan Ahead For A Sober Ride

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario – The green pints will be flowing this weekend in honour of St. Patrick’s Day. MADD Canada and Allstate Canada are asking everyone to keep safety in mind and plan ahead for a sober ride home. “An impaired driving crash is the last thing anyone is thinking about when mapping out their St.… Continue reading Don’t Rely on Luck to Get Home Safely This St. Patrick’s Day – Plan Ahead For A Sober Ride

Senate Delay on Bill C-46 Puts Safety of Canadians at Risk, Says MADD Canada

by MADD Canada

Oakville/Ontario – The Senate of Canada decision to delay further debate on crucial impaired driving legislation for two months is unacceptable and puts the safety of Canadians at risk. “We are extremely disappointed that the Senate is delaying its work on Bill C-46,” said MADD Canada Chief Executive Officer Andrew Murie. “Lives are being lost… Continue reading Senate Delay on Bill C-46 Puts Safety of Canadians at Risk, Says MADD Canada

MADD Canada Appears Before Senate To Urge Passage Of Crucial Impaired Driving Laws

by MADD Canada

Oakville/Ontario – MADD Canada appears before the Senate Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs today to urge Senators to pass the most consequential piece of impaired driving legislation the country has seen in many years. Bill C-46 proposes the introduction of driving limits for cannabis and other drugs, new roadside testing devices to detect… Continue reading MADD Canada Appears Before Senate To Urge Passage Of Crucial Impaired Driving Laws

Enjoying Some Wine With Your Special Valentine? Plan Ahead For A Sober Ride Home

by MADD Canada

(Oakville, Ontario) – If you’re going out to celebrate Valentine’s Day and raising a glass or two of wine with your special someone, be sure to plan ahead for a sober ride home, urge MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada. “Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone,” said MADD Canada National President Patricia Hynes-Coates. “If you’re… Continue reading Enjoying Some Wine With Your Special Valentine? Plan Ahead For A Sober Ride Home

Don’t Fumble For Your Car Keys This Super Bowl Weekend – Hand Off the Driving Duties to Someone Sober

by MADD Canada

(Oakville, Ontario) – As football fans prepare to watch the Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots square off in Super Bowl LII, MADD Canada and Uber are urging everyone to have a game plan in place to get home safely. “Arranging a sober ride home is always a winning play if you’re going to… Continue reading Don’t Fumble For Your Car Keys This Super Bowl Weekend – Hand Off the Driving Duties to Someone Sober

MADD Canada and Uber Canada raise $100K in December to fight impaired driving through fundraising initiative

by MADD Canada

Toronto, Canada, January 2, 2017 – Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD Canada) and Uber Canada today announced it reached a month-long fundraising goal to raise $100,000 to help MADD Canada put a stop to impaired driving. As part of a joint fundraising and awareness campaign, MADD Canada and Uber are spreading awareness with a national… Continue reading MADD Canada and Uber Canada raise $100K in December to fight impaired driving through fundraising initiative

Holiday Cheers Can Lead to Tears When Someone Drives Impaired – Plan Ahead For a Sober Ride Home

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario – Those glasses of holiday cheer can lead to tears when someone gets behind the wheel impaired. MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking everyone to help prevent impaired driving this holiday season by planning ahead for a sober ride home. “Driving impaired is never worth the risk to yourself,… Continue reading Holiday Cheers Can Lead to Tears When Someone Drives Impaired – Plan Ahead For a Sober Ride Home

Impaired Driving Crash Survivor Funds Education Bursary To Help Other Victims/Survivors

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario – A Winnipeg man who has faced the physical, emotional and financial strain of being severely injured in an impaired driving crash is funding an education bursary in the hope that he can help ease the financial stress of other victims and survivors as they attend university or college. William Garth Hazlitt has… Continue reading Impaired Driving Crash Survivor Funds Education Bursary To Help Other Victims/Survivors

LCBO Raises Funds for MADD Canada Through December Giving Back In Our Community Campaign

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario – Starting today, the public can help support MADD Canada’s education programs and victim/survivor support efforts by making a donation at any of the more than 660 LCBO stores throughout Ontario. During LCBO’s annual December Giving Back In Our Community campaign, customer service representatives will invite patrons to add a $2, $5 or $10… Continue reading LCBO Raises Funds for MADD Canada Through December Giving Back In Our Community Campaign