Distracted Driving

State Farm: Distracted Driving is a Serious Problem in Canada [VIDEO]

According to a new report titled the “Canadian Driving Habits” published by insurance company State Farm, distracted driving has become a serious problem in Canada (via MobileSyrup). The report agrees with the recent statement from Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario, that “the most dangerous thing a person can do on the road is distracted driving”. She further said...

Texting and Driving in Saskatchewan Can Get Your Vehicle Impounded for 7 Days

K3 Excavating truck being impounded by police, via CJME Saskatchewan introduced tougher traffic laws on June 27 for distracted driving, with a first offence coming with a $280 fine. If a second distracted driving ticket is issued within a year, owners are subject to having their vehicle impounded for seven days, which is what happened...

Apple’s CarPlay Raises Concerns Among Automotive Safety Experts

Less than one week after being announced, Apple’s CarPlay is starting to raise concerns among many automotive safety experts. The new service from Apple, which was shown off for the first time earlier this week at the Geneva Auto Show, allows iPhone users to control various aspects of their phone, including calls, messages, and maps,...