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May 11, 2021

Preparing for Trial? Request Disclosure

I’m always amazed at the amount of poorly qualified or outright incorrect information on the web when I search for traffic enforcement related information. One popular […]
April 27, 2021

Speeding – a roadside conversation with a driver

Speeding… I had an interesting conversation with a driver at the roadside one morning. I had stopped him for driving at 107 km/h in the posted […]
April 8, 2021

Bicycle Lanes

“Don’t design streets for the traffic that you have, design streets for the traffic that you want.” This bit of wisdom from a traffic engineer may […]
March 29, 2021

Sharing with Horses

Our Motor Vehicle Act defines traffic as pedestrians, ridden or herded animals, vehicles, cycles and other conveyances, either singly or together, while using a highway to […]
March 19, 2021

Why Being Likable Never Works

Just about everyone wants to be liked. Being Likable… That’s not just human nature but a survival mechanism that’s been hardwired into the brain chemistry of a […]
March 14, 2021

Steering Wheel Hand Placement

There were some students in my Elder College class last week that were surprised to learn that it was no longer generally acceptable to hold the […]
March 7, 2021

Traffic Ticket Fallacies

I refused to sign the ticket that I got for speeding last week. Does that mean this ticket is invalid and I don’t have to pay […]
March 5, 2021

Be Prepared for Trouble in Winter Snow!

Be Prepared for Trouble in Winter Snow! I remember putting chains on my father’s tow truck and plowing winter snow with the front bumper at 30 […]
March 5, 2021

Pedestrians on the Highway

“Don’t pedestrians have to use the sidewalks?” asks a reader. The concern expressed here is that when a safe place is provided for pedestrians away from […]
February 23, 2021

If you are stopped by the police, just what is it that the officer is entitled to do?

If you are stopped by the police, just what is it that the officer is entitled to do? This is a simple enough question, and one […]
February 12, 2021

Lack of Mufflers

There sometimes seem to be two types of people when it comes to the sounds emitted by vehicle exhaust systems… aka Mufflers: those who hate it […]
February 3, 2021

Those Blinding Blue Headlights

Those Blinding Blue Headlights… The situation may be from one of three causes: poor design, a standard high intensity discharge (HID) headlamp or an improper retrofit. […]