Drivers in Saskatchewan who make the unsafe decision to drive while distracted will soon be paying more for a ticket, with escalating fines for repeat offences within a 12-month period.
Changes take effect February 1, 2020. Continue reading “Distracted driving penalities get tougher”
Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI) is partnering with the ministries of Justice and Corrections and Policing to invest $250,000 into the expansion of the Northern Alcohol Strategy in 2019-20. Continue reading “Investment seeks to curb alcohol abuse in north”
During the August Traffic Safety Spotlight, police across Saskatchewan reported 341 impaired driving offences, including: 295 drivers charged with an impaired driving offence under the Criminal Code, plus 46 other drivers issued roadside administrative suspensions. Continue reading “Impaired driving leading cause of fatal crashes: SGI”