ICBC just launched their annual pedestrian safety campaign involving community partners (City of Vancouver, VPD, Vancouver Community Policing Centres, Vancouver Coastal Health, Translink, representatives from the Provincial Government, BC Chiefs of Police and the BC Coroner Service) to help build further awareness of the increased risk of pedestrian crashes at this time of year. That said… Read More ICBC Pedestrian Safety Campaign
We had the privilege of going to the Vancouver Police Museum today, located at 240 E. Cordova St. As soon as we entered in, we felt the historic nature of the museum as long display cases lined the rustic corridors of the old building. We were greeted by a warm smile at the front desk… Read More Vancouver Police Museum Guided Tour
This summer please plan ahead if you plan on drinking. // On average, 42 people are killed each summer in crashes involving impaired driving in B.C. If you’re out drinking, don’t get behind the wheel – choose a safe way home instead. // Keep your friends safe Take your turn as the designated driver to help… Read More Impaired Driving
Counterfeit US currency continues to be in circulation our business district. In order to address this concern, please be vigilant when accepting both Canadian and US currency. CHECK YOUR NOTES – MAKE IT A HABIT If you suspect that you have been offered a counterfeit note during a transaction, first assess the situation to ensure… Read More Counterfeit Alert!
This holiday season, we’re asking everyone to share the responsibility of being the designated driver. Is it your turn to get your friends and family home safely? As a valued road safety community partner, we want to share the details of the 2014 December CounterAttack campaign and ask for your help in reducing the number… Read More Impaired Campaign – CounterAttack
It’s summer and city parks get a lot more use from residents nearby. Did you know there are things you should pay attention to in order to ensure your stay at the park is a pleasant and safe one? In partnership with the Vancouver Park Board Rangers, we are holding a small safety fair at… Read More Park Safety Day
It’s finally summer here in Vancouver, and people will be out and about, enjoying the rare hot weather. ICBC would like to remind you that they will be running a Summer Counterattack Campaign in order to reduce impaired-driving related crashed on the road. Check out the campaign pages below: http://www.icbc.com/road-safety/crashes-happen/Pages/Impaired-driving.aspx http://www.icbc.com/road-safety/community/Pages/Designated-drivers.aspx The campaign includes radio… Read More Summer Counterattack Campaign