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In Partnership with Alberta Transportation
The Focus for June Will Be On Commercial Vehicle Safety

Click here to be directed to the 2019 Traffic Safety Calendar

Did you know:

  • People in passenger vehicles are more likely to be injured or killed in a crash with a larger vehicle
  • Larger vehicles have larger blind spots and the driver might always be able to see you
  • At a stop sign or light, it is a good idea to leave at least three meters between your vehicle and the read of the larger vehicle
 
Facts:
  • In 2018, 27,304 inspections were completed by the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch
  • 1.6% of the total vehicles involved in casualty collisions were tractor trailers
  • 48.9% of crashes involving casualty collisions due to fatigue of truck tractor drivers happened between 11pm and 7am 

 

For more information visit www.saferoads.com.