Post Tagged with: "Newfoundland and Labrador"

NL police remind motorists of road safety rules

NL police remind motorists of road safety rules

Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador — October 12, 2015 – A Paradise man’s dangerous actions have prompted police to urge drivers to abide by the province’s Move Over law. The Western Star reports a man driving a 2004 Dodge Viper is facing numerous charges after fleeing from the RCMP on the Trans-Canada Highway just east of […]

First responders, tow truck drivers speak out about PTSD

First responders, tow truck drivers speak out about PTSD

Whitbourne, Newfoundland and Labrador — August 17, 2015 – Recent efforts to raise awareness of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and its impact on first responders have tow operators feeling a little left out. Much like police officers and EMS, tow truck drivers are often first on the scene of traumatic accidents, and are frequently exposed to gruesome […]

Move over, Newfoundland and Labrador: RCMP

Move over, Newfoundland and Labrador: RCMP

Clarenville, Newfoundland and Labrador — August 5, 2015 – The majority of motorists in Newfoundland and Labrador are refusing to make room for roadside workers, according to RCMP. Designed to protect emergency responders, The province’s Move Over law has been in effect for over a year, but Clarenville RCMP Cst. Mike Legge told VOCM Newfoundland […]