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Cell Phones and Driving

Published on January 6, 2010 By Sandra

Helloooooo, people….hang up the phones!  I’m astounded at the number of people talking on their cell phones and driving at the same time since the new law came into effect on January 1, 2010.  So, in case you missed it, here it is – it’s a bit boring so skim if you must, but please, […]

When to Walk and When to Stay Put

Published on December 1, 2009 By Sandra

If you look around Vancouver you will quickly see we are a city trying to attain a green life style by introducing more bicycle lanes, high density neighborhoods and pedestrian-friendly walkways.  These are considered improvements by most and inconveniences by some.  I, for one, prefer living in an area where the single family homes do not crouch […]

Yielding to an Emergency Vehicle

Published on March 5, 2009 By Sandra

“Fail to Yield for Emergency Vehicle” – BC Motor Vehicle Act, Section 177, 3 driver penalty points, $109.00 fine. One of the primary complaints of anyone who drives an emergency vehicle for a living is when other drivers fail to yield the right of way to an emergency vehicle driving Code Three (lights and sirens).  For the most […]