Tips to be safe behind the wheel – around the tracks and always!

It’s National Road Safety Week and the Canada Safety Council wants to remind Canadians to be safe behind the wheel. It’s a lifesaving message, and one worth emphasizing as we head into the unofficial first long weekend of summer. The roads are sure to be busy this May long weekend. The Canada Safety Council offers these tips to help you survive your drive:
  • Be patient
  • Keep your focus on your driving
  • Wear your seatbelt
  • Don’t drink
And should your trip take you near the tracks, keep these rail safety tips in mind so that a train doesn’t derail your weekend plans (and more importantly, your life): Rail safety tips for drivers