Posts from 2017

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Keep the Holiday Long-Weekend Free From Crashes and Tragedy – Drive Sober

by MADD Canada

Oakville, Ontario, May 19, 2017 – Whether you are opening the cottage, heading out on the boat or kicking back on the deck or patio this Victoria Day long weekend, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are urging everyone to leave impaired driving out of the mix. “We want to wish everyone a… Continue reading Keep the Holiday Long-Weekend Free From Crashes and Tragedy – Drive Sober

Saskatchewan Victim of Impaired Driving Honoured in New Awareness Campaign

by MADD Canada

Campaign by MADD Canada and RTL-Westcan Group of Companies features photo of Danille Kerpan and message encouraging motorists to report suspected impaired drivers by calling 911. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – On October 10, 2014, 25-year-old Danille Kerpan was killed in an impaired driving crash. Today, her parents Melanie and Allan Kerpan, together with RTL-Westcan Group of… Continue reading Saskatchewan Victim of Impaired Driving Honoured in New Awareness Campaign

Mandatory Screening Provision in Bill C-46 Will Reduce Impaired Driving Crashes, Deaths and Injuries in Canada

by MADD Canada

Oakville/Ontario – The mandatory screening provision in Bill C-46, the Government of Canada’s recently proposed legislation to reform impaired driving laws, will significantly reduce impaired driving in Canada, saving hundreds of lives and preventing thousands of injuries each year, says MADD Canada. “Simply put, mandatory screening is one of the single most effective ways Canada… Continue reading Mandatory Screening Provision in Bill C-46 Will Reduce Impaired Driving Crashes, Deaths and Injuries in Canada

Plans Before Pints– Arrange A Sober Ride Home This St. Patrick’s Day

by MADD Canada

As Canadians look forward to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, MADD Canada and Allstate Insurance Company of Canada are reminding everyone to rely on good planning, not good luck, to get home safely. “Figure out your sober ride home before raising that first St. Patrick’s Day pint,” said MADD Canada National President Patricia Hynes-Coates. “It takes…… Continue reading Plans Before Pints– Arrange A Sober Ride Home This St. Patrick’s Day

MADD Canada calls on London City Council to Support Ridesharing

by MADD Canada

London, Ontario, February 10, 2017 – Today, MADD Canada is calling on London City Council to ensure the passage of ridesharing regulations that will allow Uber to continue operating in London. MADD Canada and Uber Canada are national partners who have joined forces to promote safe and sober driving. For more information on the partnership…… Continue reading MADD Canada calls on London City Council to Support Ridesharing

MADD Canada and Uber Partner Nationally To Fight Impaired Driving

by MADD Canada

Toronto, Canada, February 8, 2017 – Today, Uber and MADD Canada are announcing a long term, national partnership to jointly promote safe and sober driving. Both organizations will work together in asking Canadians to pledge to not drive impaired and to make further use of transportation options like ridesharing that can serve to prevent impaired…… Continue reading MADD Canada and Uber Partner Nationally To Fight Impaired Driving