Distracted driving has become the number one cause of motor vehicle accidents and deaths– ahead of impaired driving
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affected by distracted driving.
Darrel Harder was a 50 year old cyclist on a training ride when he was struck by a left turning vehicle driven by a young man who was distracted while eating a bag of chips. Darrel suffered a severe neck injury which rendered him a quadriplegic. When they next saw one another, in the context […]
In May, 2015, I was walking up the sidewalk from the Esquimalt dockyard gates on the north side of the road in the middle of a group of sailors on the way to our vehicles. The road in question is a long, slow turn coming into the Esquimalt military base. I checked for traffic before […]
Three years ago I kissed my wife and kids goodbye and got into my car to drive to work in downtown Vancouver. It was a cold, wet, and rainy November morning. I was thinking about my work day on my way into the office. I was driving northbound with the flow of traffic through a […]
I was involved in a car crash in the fall of 2014 in Vancouver. I was 40 weeks pregnant at the time. I was stopped at a red light when without warning my car was hit from behind. There is no way the driver who hit me was paying attention to the traffic in front […]