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Canadian Public Health Association

Motor-vehicle safety

In 1998, Canada's road fatality rate was ranked ninth among the 29 member countries of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. Alcohol-related collisions decreased substantially and seatbelt use increased, resulting in many lives saved and injuries prevented.

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Educational resources

  • pilot smoking pot in the cockpitThe Pot and Driving Campaign
    These materials can raise awareness among young Canadian drivers and their passengers of the risks of cannabis-impaired driving. Resources include a poster of pot-smoking pilots, discussion guide and Q&As.