Three Speed Watch and Cell Watch deployments were made by the OCSV during the month of April, 2017. Of 3,532 vehicles checked, 283 or 8% were travelling at more than 10 km/h over the posted speed limit with the highest deviation being 81 km/h in a 50 km/h zone. 9 drivers were observed talking on or texting with hand held cellular phones.
Combined Speedwatch / Cellwatch Deployments
|Location||Direction||Total Vehicles||Talking||Texting||Other||> 10 km/h Over||Maximum Speed|
|Hwy 4A @ French Ck. Elementary||both||1208||8||1||19||218||81 (50 zone)|
|1100 Block Roberton Blvd.||both||214||9||0||1||0||56 (50 zone)|
|Hwy 19A @ 600 Block East PV||both||2110||0||0||1||65||78 (50 zone)|
Other distractions include driving with a dog on the driver's lap or eating / drinking while driving.