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New stricter rules coming to Ontario for distracted driving

Lots of buzz today across Ontario as Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca announced a new distracted driving bill in the legislature that will see stiffer penalties and increased fines. 153 more words


Driving is a privilege NOT a right...

I can’t help but feel annoyed when sites such as ‘Police in the Area’ constantly spark debates between Sydney motorists regarding issues of how to get out of infringement notices. 222 more words


Ontario to toughen up distracted driving laws in the fall

TORONTO – The Ontario Liberals will bring back legislation this fall that would toughen penalties and add demerit points for distracted driving.

Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca said the province will impose three demerit points in addition to increasing the maximum fine for distracted driving to $1,000. 222 more words