Safety

11 Oct 2019
Toronto Road Safety

Toronto Continues to Fight for Improved Road Safety

Last month the four councils representing Scarborough, North York, Etobicoke, and the old Toronto & East York, met to consider a total of 49 items relating to road safety such…

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27 Sep 2019
E-Scooter

E-Scooters May Be Coming to Toronto – With Regulations

When we think of common methods of daily transportation, we often think of cars, trucks, bikes, and buses. But a new method may just be coming to Toronto: electric scooters….

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20 Aug 2019

What to Know About School Zone Laws in Ontario

As the beginning of the school year is upon us, there are different things to keep in mind in order to remain safe – and keep our children safe –…

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26 Jul 2019

Safe Driving Tips for Summer

With summer in full swing, Cariati Law wants motorists and pedestrians to be extra vigilant to save lives during the “vacation months,” the time between July through October, which are…

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28 Jun 2019

Transport Canada Investigates General Motors Brake Issues

Following a similar investigation last year in the United States, Transport Canada has opened an investigation into reports of braking issues involving nearly 250,000 full-sized pickup trucks and Sport-Utility Vehicles…

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29 Apr 2019

Safe Driving Tips for Spring

In the spring, warmer weather and longer days bring renewed activity—including to our roads. With the new season comes more drivers, more motorcycles, more bicycles, and more pedestrians. To keep…

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16 Feb 2018
Cariati Law Toronto, Ontario Serious Injury Car Accident Lawyers

Heartbreaking Mississauga Road Rage Crash Sends Powerful Message

An Ontario police officer took to Twitter Thursday, February 8, to share the “heartbreaking aftermath” of a fatal car accident caused by aggressive driving. Nicole Turcotte, 22, died after a…

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15 Jan 2018
Cariati Law Toronto, Ontario Drinking and Driving Lawyers

24,129 Vehicles Investigated in Mississauga During 2017 RIDE Campaign

The numbers are in from the Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (RIDE) campaign, which took place between Nov. 24, 2017 and Jan. 2, 2018. Nearly 400 drunk drivers were stopped in…

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19 Dec 2017
Cariati Law Toronto, Ontario Lawyers Serious Injury Personal Injury

Phones Down, Heads Up Act Targets Distracted Pedestrians

A new bill making its way through Ontario’s legal system will start to fine pedestrians who are distracted while walking. The Phones Down, Heads Up Act proposes fines for people caught…

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12 Dec 2017
Cariati Law Toronto, Ontario Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyers Canada

Police Launch “Operation Safe Trucking” Hoping to Reduce Trucking Accidents

Operation Safe Trucking, a province-wide campaign focusing on enforcing rules of the road and moving violations for Commercial Motor Vehicles (CMV). Operation Safe Trucking will involve an innovative approach to…

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