Posts from 2018

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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