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Manitoba highway deaths on pace to almost double last year’s total

WINNIPEG — The number of people who have died in collisions on Manitoba highways is nearly double the total at this time last year.

So far 56 people have died in highway crashes compared to 30 up to the point in 2015. 241 more words

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Dying Love...

As I gather myself and start walking away
Look straight into your eyes
And see me fading fast
Why won’t you allow me to break free…

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Woman flown to hospital following collision between motorcycle and SUV

STARS air ambulance flew a woman to hospital Saturday afternoon after a collision between a motorcycle and an SUV southwest of Calgary.

Paramedics from Priddis were called shortly after noon to Highway 22 at 274th Avenue West in the M.D. 54 more words

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Road closed

Had some excitement in our suburb yesterday morning. I could not establish what happened as the few witnesses standing around were not prepared to speak.  Apparently there were no injuries. 50 more words

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Traffic signals timed to 40 km/h on Richmond and Adelaide

Police say motorists will likely see a drop in red light stops and hopefully collisions with the introduction of new timed traffic signals on Richmond and Adelaide streets. 182 more words

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Back-Up Collisions Still a Problem


According to some reports, backup accidents injure nearly 15,000 people each year and kill more than 200.  This may be the reason most new cars are now equipped with cameras, sensors, and audio warning systems in an effort to make backing up safer and easier.  32 more words

Common sense on limitation

Some robust old-fashioned common sense on limitation from Lord Clarke in the Privy Council today. In BORCO v The Cape Bari UKPC 20 the Cape Bari… 607 more words

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