Date: May 26, 2017

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This page was reviewed or revised on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 3:35 PM

Road Safety

Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of injury and death and most don't happen by chance. Most crashes are predictable and preventable and happen as a result of key risky driving behaviours:

  • Distracted driving
  • Impaired driving (drugs and/or alcohol)
  • Speeding
  • Aggressive Driving

Every road user (cyclist, driver, pedestrian) has a right and responsibility to share the road, to drive responsibly and to follow the rules of the road.

For more information:

Parachute Canada
Transport Related Injuries in Canada
Ontario Annual Road Safety Report

Related links on this website:

Bicycle Safety
Child Car Seats
Distracted Driving
Impaired Driving
Off-Road Vehicle Safety
Pedestrian Crossovers
Pedestrian Safety
Senior Drivers
Snowmobile Safety
Tips for Driving in Fog
Winter Driving