Eight Speed Watch and Cell Watch deployments were made by the OCSV during the month of March, 2017. Of 12,322 vehicles checked, 804 or 6.5% were travelling at more than 10 km/h over the posted speed limit with the highest deviation being 92 km/h in a 60 km/h zone. 36 drivers were observed talking on hand held cellular phones.
Combined Speedwatch / Cellwatch Deployments
|Location||Direction||Total Vehicles||Talking||Texting||Other||> 10 km/h Over||Maximum Speed|
|Hwy 19A @ Sutherland PV||westbound||1492||4||0||5||88||70 (50 zone)|
|Hwy 19A @ Hemsworth QB||westbound||517||8||0||10||38||80 (50 zone)|
|Hwy 19A East @ 700 Block PV||both||3088||3||0||28||377||75 (50 zone)|
|Village Way QB||westbound||293||1||0||0||9||72 (50 zone)|
|Hwy 19A @ Tourist Info PV||westbound||1024||9||0||1||88||92 (60 zone)|
|Hwy 19A @ Tourist Info PV||westbound||1258||4||0||0||39||85 (60 zone)|
|Hwy 19A East @ 600 Block PV||both||2563||4||0||3||129||80 (50 zone)|
|Hwy 19A East @ 600 Block PV||westbound||2087||3||0||12||36||79 (50 zone)|
|Errington Road & Grafton Road - ER||Both||218||1||0||0|
|Corfield Street & Hwy 19 - PV||Both||806||2||0||0|
Other distractions include driving with a dog on the driver's lap or eating / drinking while driving.