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Motorists’ oral drug testing trial to ‘help establish possible future operating procedures:’ Public Safety Canada

December 16, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

In a pilot project involving anonymous volunteers, several police departments across Canada will start using oral fluid screening devices to test drivers for drugs such as marijuana and cocaine, the federal government announced Wednesday. “None of the results from the

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ICBC must cover claimant injured while riding ATV down ramp of pickup truck: Court

September 1, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

A British Columbia court recently ruled against the province’s government-run auto insurer when it found that a man who suffered a spinal injury while moving his all-terrain vehicle from his pickup truck is entitled to accident benefits. Section 96(b)(i) of

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Enforceable variable speed limit signs aimed at reducing weather-related crashes “go live” in British Columbia

June 3, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Variable speed signs are now active in three locations throughout the province of British Columbia as part of a project to help reduce the frequency and severity of weather-related crashes. B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Todd Stone said on