Distracted Driving Awareness - March 17, 2022

Traffic Watch IconOceanside Community Safety volunteers conducted 6 distracted driving awareness checkpoints on March 17, 2022 in Coombs, Dashwood, Errington, Parksville and Nanoose Bay. This is part of Distracted Driving Awareness Month in British Columbia. To learn more, please visit ICBC's website.

Summary (average one hour per location)

  • Coombs, 933 vehicles, 1 cell phone, 14 other distractions, 11 positive interactions
  • Dashwood, 435 vehicles, 3 cell phone
  • Errington, 432 vehicles, 0 cell phones, 6 other distractions, 33 positive interactions
  • Nanoose Bay, 236 vehicles, 1 cell phone, 2 other distractions, 3 positive interactions
  • Parksville, 816 vehicles, 4 cell phones, 0 other distractions, 1 positive interaction

Distracted Driving Checkpoint set up at Coombs

Distracted Driving Checkpoint set up in Parksville

Constable Cutout "working" in Coombs

Distracted Driving Checkpoint set up in Errington 1

Distracted Driving Checkpoint set up in Errington 2