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#MentalHealth affects everyone. Today is @Bell_LetsTalk - a day that helps end the stigma surrounding mental health. It's time to get the conversation started, learn more here.

#MentalHealth affects everyone. Today is @Bell_LetsTalk - a day that helps end the stigma surrounding mental health. It's time to get the conversation started, learn more here.

There were 209 reported cyclist #doorings in 2016. A new motion proposes new #DriverEducation to prevent doorings, and for more driver liability if a cyclist is hit by a passenger’s door.

The doors, the cars and the cure: City hall eyes new rules to prevent cyclist 'dooring'

There were 209 reported cyclist #doorings in 2016. A new motion proposes new #DriverEducation to prevent doorings, and for more driver liability if a cyclist is hit by a passenger’s door.

Officers are cracking down as charges for #speeding are up 80% in #Ontario. If convicted of excessive speeding, you can face a jail term of up to six months, fines of up to $10,000 and prolonged license suspension.

Speeding No. 1 killer on Ontario roads as deaths rise from 2016 figures: OPP

Officers are cracking down as charges for #speeding are up 80% in #Ontario. If convicted of excessive speeding, you can face a jail term of up to six months, fines of up to $10,000 and prolonged license suspension.

Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (#WSIB) has announced they will re-examine more than 250 #claims filed since 2004 in connection with the GE Peterborough Plant, which were previously denied.

WSIB to re-examine 250 Peterborough GE claims dating back to 2004 - Peterborough

Ontario’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (#WSIB) has announced they will re-examine more than 250 #claims filed since 2004 in connection with the GE Peterborough Plant, which were previously denied.

TIRF has partnered with State Farm Canada to launch a #DrugImpaired Driving Learning Centre (DIDLC). The DIDLC is a resource designed to increase awareness about drug-impaired #driving, and share effective strategies to tackle the problem.

TIRF has partnered with State Farm Canada to launch a #DrugImpaired Driving Learning Centre (DIDLC). The DIDLC is a resource designed to increase awareness about drug-impaired #driving, and share effective strategies to tackle the problem.

An increase in driver inattention-related accidents has police aiming to reduce the number of #TransportTruck vehicle #collisions, using a strategy that includes a better analytical understanding of where, when, and how these crashes occur.

Transport truck 'driver inattention' to blame for death of 10 people in crashes on Hwy. 401, OPP say

An increase in driver inattention-related accidents has police aiming to reduce the number of #TransportTruck vehicle #collisions, using a strategy that includes a better analytical understanding of where, when, and how these crashes occur.

#SnowClearing responsibilities in #Vancouver depend on the type of unit rented and the terms of the lease. Clearing is enforced after complaints or if #Safety issues are witnessed with the first complaint.

Whose job is it to clear the ice and snow from sidewalks?

#SnowClearing responsibilities in #Vancouver depend on the type of unit rented and the terms of the lease. Clearing is enforced after complaints or if #Safety issues are witnessed with the first complaint.

A new law in Ontario means there will be more serious consequences for #DistractedDriving in the province. The law increases fines and automatically suspends the licence of convicted distracted drivers.

A new law in Ontario means there will be more serious consequences for #DistractedDriving in the province. The law increases fines and automatically suspends the licence of convicted distracted drivers.

Auto insurance claim costs are on the rise, while #CarAccidents are decreasing. David Marshall, a former CEO of WSIB, provided 35 recommendations in his report on Ontario #AutoInsurance to resolve structural problems in the system.

Auto insurance claim costs are on the rise, while #CarAccidents are decreasing. David Marshall, a former CEO of WSIB, provided 35 recommendations in his report on Ontario #AutoInsurance to resolve structural problems in the system.

43% of pedestrian-vehicle accidents happen between October and January. #ICBC is encouraging both #pedestrians and drivers to look twice before crossing an intersection or making a turn.

Jaywalkers, curb jumpers be warned: police are watching

43% of pedestrian-vehicle accidents happen between October and January. #ICBC is encouraging both #pedestrians and drivers to look twice before crossing an intersection or making a turn.

A few campaigns are under way to draw attention to #DrowsyDriving, but more public education is needed to raise awareness. Here are guidelines to help reduce the likelihood of falling asleep at the wheel and increase the chances of a #SafeTrip.

It’s time to wake up to the dangers of drowsy driving

A few campaigns are under way to draw attention to #DrowsyDriving, but more public education is needed to raise awareness. Here are guidelines to help reduce the likelihood of falling asleep at the wheel and increase the chances of a #SafeTrip.

#WinterWeather and the decrease in daylight leads to almost twice as many accidents involving pedestrians from November to January. As part of its Annual Pedestrian Safety Campaign, the ICBC offers tips for #pedestrians to stay safe.

Pedestrian crashes about to spike, warn officials

#WinterWeather and the decrease in daylight leads to almost twice as many accidents involving pedestrians from November to January. As part of its Annual Pedestrian Safety Campaign, the ICBC offers tips for #pedestrians to stay safe.

The BC government is conducting an #audit of the #ICBC following reports that repair shops have been overbilling for the cost of repairs under the Express Repair Program.

ICBC to be audited after reports some shops inflate repair costs

The BC government is conducting an #audit of the #ICBC following reports that repair shops have been overbilling for the cost of repairs under the Express Repair Program.

#ICBC wants to remind drivers to stay safe and plan ahead this #NewYearsEve.

ICBC reminds drivers to stay safe on New Year’s Eve

#ICBC wants to remind drivers to stay safe and plan ahead this #NewYearsEve.

The average B.C. driver will pay an additional $130 per year for #CarInsurance due to #ICBC rate increases announced last September. This is one of many efforts being made by the government to fix the financial crisis at the ICBC.

Basic car insurance rates go up 6.4 per cent Nov. 1 in B.C.

The average B.C. driver will pay an additional $130 per year for #CarInsurance due to #ICBC rate increases announced last September. This is one of many efforts being made by the government to fix the financial crisis at the ICBC.

The #ICBC is facing major financial difficulties, and the government is calling for drastic rate hikes and structural changes to save it from collapse. ICBC #InsuranceRates must increase by 30% by 2019 to cover insurer’s costs.

ICBC is 'on the path to insolvency' and there's no clear fix

The #ICBC is facing major financial difficulties, and the government is calling for drastic rate hikes and structural changes to save it from collapse. ICBC #InsuranceRates must increase by 30% by 2019 to cover insurer’s costs.

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