If you’re an educator and looking for resources which address road safety, here are some credible sources with information, activities, and lesson plans.
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If you’re looking for more information on distracted driving, the following sites are recommended:
Ministry of Transportation Resources:
In addition to distracted driving laws to keep drivers alert while on the road, it is required by law for those 18 years and younger to wear a helmet while cycling. It is also strongly recommended for those 18 years of age and older to wear a helmet to protect themselves.
Walking or cycling to school are modes of active transportation often encouraged among students as a healthy way to get to and from school.
Road safety refers to the actions taken to decrease the risk of injuries and death on the road.
If you’re an educator and looking for resources that address distracted driving, here are some credible sources with information, activities, and lesson plans:
If you’re looking for more information on distracted driving, the follow sites are recommended:
Canadian Automobile Association (CAA)- Distracted Driving- includes videos, tips, statistics, and driving laws
The consequences of distracted driving are never worth it. Try using these tips before getting on the road:
Distracted driving is illegal in Ontario. The laws apply to the use of hand-held devices and specific screens. Hands-free or mounted devices are okay to use.
While driving, and when stopped in traffic or at a red light, it is illegal to: