Cariati Blog

10 Apr 2019

Motorcycles Return to Our Roads

The harsh winter weather is making a retreat—and motorcyclists are anxious to see it go. As spring returns, so too are motorcycles returning to the highways of Ontario. With the…

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28 Mar 2019

New Youth Football Format Could Reduce Brain Injuries

TackleBar—a new format for youth football—could potentially reduce the risk of concussion injuries among young players. A detailed article about the growing popularity of this emerging sport is available here….

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25 Mar 2019

Spring Returns… and Bicyclists Get Ready

The warm, inviting weather of a Toronto spring is not far away. We’re about to enter the prime time for bicyclists and other outdoor enthusiasts to take to the streets….

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18 Mar 2019

Autonomous Vehicles: What Will the Future Bring?

The likelihood of highways becoming populated by fully autonomous vehicles is not as far away as most people once thought. Vehicle manufacturers, tech companies, and entrepreneurs fully expect fully autonomous…

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07 Mar 2019

Raising Awareness of Brain Injuries in March

Across Canada, March is National Brain Awareness Month. As always, the staff of Cariati Law supports any efforts to help prevent brain injury. In recognition of this health awareness campaign, the Saskatchewan…

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19 Feb 2019

New Research into Falls Aims to Prevent Senior Injuries

New efforts in Ontario hope to prevent fall-related injuries among senior citizens. An article detailing these efforts to keep older Canadians safe is available here. Senior citizens are at the…

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22 Jan 2019

Cariati Law Releases Informative Download on Marijuana Laws

In October 2018, recreational cannabis use became legal across Canada—currently only the second country to legalize recreational marijuana nationwide. While legalization has gone national, some activities—including impaired driving—remain prohibited. For…

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21 Jan 2019
Drinking While Driving Ontario

Police Power to Compel Breathalyzer Tests Questioned

The validity of a new law in effect across Canada which allows police to conduct a breathalyzer test on any motorist at any time is now being called into question….

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09 Jan 2019
Drunk Driving Hamilton

Hamilton, Ontario Reports Increased Number of Impaired Drivers Over Holiday Season

Police in Hamilton, Ontario warn the number of impaired drivers they have encountered over this past holiday season has risen compared to the same timeframe last year. An article detailing…

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03 Jan 2019
Ontario Distracted Driving Laws 2019

Distracted and Impaired Drivers Face Stiffer Penalties in 2019

The government of Ontario has now passed harsher penalties for impaired and distracted drivers—responding to advocates who have called for a crackdown in recent years. A detailed article on the…

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