Slow Down, Move Over, Not!

DriveSmartBC LogoOn June 1, 2009 the Slow Down, Move Over law came into effect in British Columbia. Just in case you've never heard of it, when you approach an official vehicle stopped on the side of the road that is displaying flashing red, blue, white or yellow lights you must slow down and, if possible, move over before you pass it.

Speed Watch / Cell Watch Data - December 2017

Exclamation SignTwo combination Speed Watch and Cell Watch deployments were made by Oceanside Community Safety's Community Watch during the month of December, 2017. Of 2386 vehicle checked,  189 or 7.9% were traveling at more than 10 km/h over the posted speed limit with the highest deviation being 72 km/h in a 30 km/h zone. 32 drivers were observed doing some form of distracted driving.