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Celebrate the Last Long Weekend of Summer Safely – Drive Sober or Plan Ahead for a Sober Ride Home

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario – MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are urging Canadians to make this last summer long weekend memorable for all the right reasons – not for a tragic impaired driving crash. “As Canadians get ready for their summer parties and long weekend gatherings, we encourage everyone to give some thought to… Continue reading Celebrate the Last Long Weekend of Summer Safely – Drive Sober or Plan Ahead for a Sober Ride Home

Make a Safe and Sober Ride Home Part of Your Canada Day Celebrations

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario – As people prepare to celebrate all things Canadian this holiday long weekend, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking everyone to make safety a top priority by planning ahead for a sober ride home. “No one ever thinks they’ll be the cause of an impaired driving crash,” said MADD… Continue reading Make a Safe and Sober Ride Home Part of Your Canada Day Celebrations

Do Your Holiday Long Weekend Plans Include a Sober Ride Home?

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Oakville, Ontario – As Canadians count down to the Victoria Day long weekend, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are urging everyone to make sober transportation part of their holiday celebrations. “We wish everyone a wonderful holiday weekend and, most importantly, a safe one,” said MADD Canada Chief Executive Officer Andrew Murie. “If… Continue reading Do Your Holiday Long Weekend Plans Include a Sober Ride Home?

Alexa’s Team Honours British Columbia Police Officers For Taking Impaired Drivers Off Roads And Highways

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British Columbia – Alexa’s Team welcomes more members today as RCMP and Municipal police officers are recognized for their dedication and efforts to take impaired drivers off the roads. Alexa’s Team pays tribute to the dedicated RCMP and Municipal police officers who make an extraordinary contribution to reducing the number of drivers affected by alcohol… Continue reading Alexa’s Team Honours British Columbia Police Officers For Taking Impaired Drivers Off Roads And Highways

Victims/Survivors Gather For MADD Canada’s Candlelight Vigil and National Conference for Victims of Impaired Driving

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Oakville/Ontario – In the light of row after row of memorial candles, victims and survivors of impaired driving will gather in Toronto this Saturday for MADD Canada’s Candlelight Vigil of Hope and Remembrance. The Vigil gives victims and survivors a chance to honour loved ones who have been killed and acknowledge injuries sustained as a… Continue reading Victims/Survivors Gather For MADD Canada’s Candlelight Vigil and National Conference for Victims of Impaired Driving

Plan on Getting Home Safely this Holiday Long Weekend – Arrange a Sober Ride Home

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Oakville, Ontario – The first holiday long weekend of spring is here and MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are asking everyone to make it a safe one by arranging sober transportation home. “If you’re going to be drinking or consuming drugs, please make sure you have a sober ride home,” said MADD… Continue reading Plan on Getting Home Safely this Holiday Long Weekend – Arrange a Sober Ride Home

Impaired Driving Prevention Week Encourages Canadians To Always Drive Sober

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario – March 17 – 23 is National Impaired Driving Prevention Week across Canada. MADD Canada joins governments, law enforcement agencies and community organizations in raising awareness about the risks and consequences of impaired driving. Established in 2018 and designated for the third week of March every year, National Impaired Driving Prevention Week encourages… Continue reading Impaired Driving Prevention Week Encourages Canadians To Always Drive Sober

Plan Before You Party This St. Patrick’s Day – Arrange a Sober Ride Home

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Oakville, Ontario – As Canadians get ready to don emerald green and raise some pints to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are urging everyone to plan ahead for a sober ride home. “Before heading out to celebrate all things Irish this St. Patrick’s Day, please be sure to… Continue reading Plan Before You Party This St. Patrick’s Day – Arrange a Sober Ride Home

Get You and Your Special Valentine Home Safely – Plan Ahead For a Sober Ride

by MADD Canada

(Oakville, Ontario) – While Valentine’s Day inspires thoughts of flowers and heart-shaped boxes of chocolates for many people, it can be a poignant and painful reminder of loss for victims and survivors of impaired driving. For Carolyn Swinson, Valentine’s Day is an especially painful reminder of two tragic losses. On February 12, 1993, Ms. Swinson… Continue reading Get You and Your Special Valentine Home Safely – Plan Ahead For a Sober Ride