New rules mean new challenges
Posts Tagged: law
Mystifying motorcycle behaviour explained.
Rules of the Road is a new column (that we’re testing the asphalt with) intended to educate motorists on the legal ramifications, as simply as possible, when common incidents occur. They should not be construed in any way as providing actual legal advice and you should contact a lawyer if you are unclear of your…
Every driver approaching a traffic control signal showing a circular amber indication and facing the indication shall stop his or her vehicle if he or she can do so safely, otherwise he or she may proceed with caution. R.S.O. 1990, c. H.8, s. 144 (15)
It’s time to legalize lane splitting.
Ontario recently passed legislation that boosted fines and added demerit point penalties for distracted driving. But what exactly does distracted driving entail? Ask someone on the street and their immediate answer might be “texting while driving”. However, that is only part of the picture. State Farm recently ran a national survey to investigate Canadians’ attitudes…