Tag: Driving

Survey Says Bad Driving Affects Relationships

A new survey, conducted by OnePoll, for Christian Brothers Automotive examined personality factors attributed to certain types of driving and vehicle habits. It found that many consider the way a person drives and treats their vehicle reflects their personality. It

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Cell Phone Study Could Help Prevent Drunk Driving

A recent study, published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, found that smartphones can tell when you are drunk solely based on your walk. To confirm this, scientists had 22 adults drink a vodka cocktail in one hour,

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Winter Travel Advisory & Snowfall Warning In Effect For Wednesday, Dec 18th, 2019

A band of snow coming from Lake Huron is looking to cause some potentially heavy snow squalls and travel troubles later Today. The farther north and west you look, the worse it becomes. In the Brantford/ Brant County & Kitchener/Waterloo

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Speeding Is Riskiest Kind Of Aggressive Driving Study Shows

A new study from the University of Waterloo data from 28 million trips recorded by on-board devices. They looked for possible links between four bad driving behaviours – speeding, hard braking, hard acceleration and hard cornering – and the likelihood of crashes. Their

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New Roadwork In Waterloo Region This Week

There are going to be some partial and full road closures in the Waterloo Region this week due to road work. The following list is provided to allow time to find an alternate route for any trips planned through the

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Freezing Rain Warning Friday Morning April 5th 2019

Environment Canada has issued a Freezing Rain Warning for Friday morning as temperatures hover around the freezing mark the precipitation expected in the morning may come in the form of Freezing Rain.   The Warning Reads:   Freezing rain is

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Woman Does Right Thing – GNSOTD Thursday Jan 24

While doing something most do at least once a week, Terry Brubaker was out running errands when something unusual happened, a vehicle in front of her on the road began to scatter paper all over the road. Something about the

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Winter Travel Advisory Thursday Nov 15 2018

The Snowfall that is expected to come in this afternoon is the cause for Environment Canada to issue a Weather Advisory for some poor driving conditions expected for the drive home.   Their statement reads as follows;   Winter weather

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