Ontario to put increased fines for distracted driving back on table
The Canadian Press
This article discusses the ongoing battle to have the penalties increased for distracted driving laws. The plan is to increase the fines up to $400 to $1000, and add 3 demerit points. The discussion has been ongoing for many years, and appears to be finally coming to a head. The focus of the campaign is that distracted driving causes injury and death on Ontario roads. The article includes many interesting statistics that you should take a look at.
Drivers in Ontario could soon face much stiffer
Link to Original Article: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-drive/news/industry-news/ontario-to-put-increased-fines-for-distracted-driving-back-on-table/article20211354/
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