Hundreds of tow truck drivers pay their respects to driver killed on the job in Ontario

Tow trucks could be seen as far as the eye can see along the 401 on Wednesday afternoon. It was all to show solidarity a fellow tow truck driver who died on the job. Todd Burgess was recently killed when…

Early morning crash forces closure on major south London artery

Posted November 12, 2019 7:49 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The northbound lane of a major artery in south London has been closed following an early morning crash on Tuesday.…

Ottawa’s proposed new ‘community safety zones’ include 8 roads near local schools

City of Ottawa staff are looking to create eight more “community safety zones” across the city, which, if approved by city council, would double fines for drivers caught speeding or driving carelessly in those areas. The proposed new safety zones,…

Distracted driving campaign targets Montreal’s south shore

Longueuil police launched an awareness campaign Tuesday in hopes of bolstering safety behind the wheel and on the road. The project on Montreal’s south shore aims to crack down on distracted driving in the area, which spans Boucherville, Brossard, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville,…

U of S professor’s research could increase life cycle of roads in Saskatchewan

Dr. Haithem Soliman has a PhD in pavement materials. He has been working on a research project since 2017, which could improve the longevity of roads in Saskatchewan. Related News One of the largest challenges of maintaining roads in the…

Saint John warns of flooded roads after heavy rain

Posted October 23, 2019 3:30 pm Updated October 23, 2019 3:31 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The City of Saint John has issued a warning to commuters after heavy rain…

42% of commercial vehicles targeted during safety blitz pulled off the road: London police

Posted October 11, 2019 12:07 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ London police have released statistics from a recent commercial vehicle safety blitz in which they say 42 per cent of…