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New Rules of the Roa

Heads Up – here are some new rules of the road effective Sept 1/15:

Distracted driving    Previous: $60 – $500 fine    Now:$490 fine and three demerit points; minimum 30 days                 suspension for novice drivers

‘Dooring’ of cyclists  Previous: $60 – $500 fine    Now: $365 fine and three demerit points

Passing Cyclists  Previous: none   Now: Drivers must leave a 1 metre distance when passing cyclists or                             face a $110 fine and two demerit points; $180 fine and two demerit points for failing to leave a 1 metre distance when passing cyclists in a community safety zone

Slow Down, Move Over  for emergency vehicles: Slow Down, Move Over requirement now includes tow trucks stopped at roadside to assist: $490 fine for violation

 

 

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