Crimes & Misdemeanors

Seat Belts - Not Air Bags - Are First Line Of Defence In A Crash

seatbelt270Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have investigated 34 road fatalities so far this year in which the victims were reportedly not wearing a seat belt. There were 30 such deaths at this time last year (2017), with lack of occupant restraint being linked to 49 deaths by the end of the year.

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CSBC & OPP Team Up to Reduce Impaired Boating Deaths

boating2018 270Drinking and boating accounts for approximately 40 per cent of boating-related fatalities on Canadian waterways. With the upcoming legalization of cannabis, the CSBC, along with the OPP and other marine safety partners, share concerns about the negative impact this issue may have on boating incidents and fatalities.

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