Drivers Turning BC’s School Zones Into Wild West

Parents speed, ignore road signs and put kids at risk. Burnaby, BC – Speeding, ignoring road signs and hostility are just a few driving behaviours that BCAA’s School Zone Safety survey reveals parents are doing every day. The problem is bad and getting worse according to 48% of respondents to the survey conducted by Insights… Read more »

Two Thirds of Canadians Support Distracted Walking Legislation

While nine-in-ten Canadians agree with distracted driving laws, only 51% say they have been effective. Vancouver, BC – Canadians are decidedly supportive of the legislation that bans drivers from using hand-held devices in every province, and a majority believe the time has come to implement distracted walking legislation in their municipality, a new Canada-wide Insights… Read more »

Half of Canadians Say Drivers Are Getting Worse

Large proportions of residents in different provinces say they have witnessed illegal or dangerous behaviour on the road. Vancouver, BC – Many Canadians believe there are worse drivers in their city or town than five years ago, and nine-in-ten have seen drivers foregoing the rules of the road in the past month alone, a new… Read more »

More Parents in British Columbia Are Driving Aggressively in School Zones

BCAA asks parents to make a “new school year” resolution to improve driving habits Burnaby, BC – BCAA’s second annual School Zone Safety survey, conducted by Insights West, shows that driving in school zones has gone from bad to worse in British Columbia. In fact, this year’s survey shows a marked increase in concern across… Read more »