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October 16, 2015

CARSP President, Dr. Brian Jonah and CARSP Board Member, Mr. Neil Arason win TAC Decade of Action Road Safety Awards!

Decade of Action Road Safety Awards at TAC Conference (Original post is found at Transportation Association of Canada website and was posted on October 9th, 2015) The Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) handed out four Decade of Action Road Safety Awards at its 2015 Conference & Exhibition in Charlottetown, PEI. The conference theme, Getting You […]

October 8, 2015

New Job Posting Added! MTO Transportation Enforcement Officers

English – http://www.carsp.ca/job-postings/transportation-enforcement-officer-2/ French – http://www.carsp.ca/fr/job-postings/transportation-enforcement-officer-2/

October 7, 2015

The Routledge Handbook of Transportation

Edited by Dusan Teodorovic The Routledge Handbook of Transportation offers a current and comprehensive survey of transportation planning and engineering research. It provides a step-by-step introduction to research related to traffic engineering and control, transportation planning, and performance measurement and evaluation of transportation alternatives. The Handbook of Transportation demonstrates models and methods for predicting travel […]

September 29, 2015

Book Review: No Accident – Eliminating Injury and Death on Canadian Roads

(Note: this article is from the Summer 2014 Issue of the Safety Network Newsletter and was originally posted on August 11, 2014.  To see the complete newsletter click this link, then click 2014, Issue 3 Safety Network Newsletters ) Neil Arason, a long time member of CARSP, recently completed a thought provoking book, No Accident: Eliminating Injury […]

September 15, 2015

TIRF launches new Wildlife Roadsharing Resource Centre to help prevent vehicle collisions with wildlife

First of its kind resource centre in Canada designed to educate and help prevent the estimated 45,000 collisions which occur with wildlife every year. Click the following link to read the full news release: Press release_WRRC TIRF – Sept 15 2015_Final

April 2, 2015

News Release on CARSP Partnership Policy

Achieving more together: CARSP launches partnership policy and seeks new partners For immediate release Contact: info@carsp.ca CARSP’s strategic plan includes a focus on working with others. Since its inception, a key attribute of CARSP has been an emphasis on the multidisciplinary nature of road safety.  We have brought together professionals from all fields of road […]

December 29, 2014

CARSP President’s Year End Message

It is that time of the year again when we consider what we have accomplished as an organization over the past twelve months and what lies ahead in the new year. The CARSP Board completed its five year strategic plan, the major goals of which include: Expanding and increasing the value of CARSP membership, Increasing […]

November 19, 2014

Canadian Association of Road Safety Professionals Remembers Road Crash Victims on November 19th

OTTAWA, ONTARIO Today marks the National Day of Remembrance for Road Crash Victims in Canada. The 300 members of the Canadian Association of Road Safety Professionals together with our colleagues in road safety across the country stand in solidarity as we pay tribute the thousands of Canadian victims and families touched by these tragedies. “Preventing […]

October 17, 2014

Interactive Map of Distracted Driving Laws Across Canada

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October 7, 2014

The dangers of talking to your car – US studies on voice-activated smartphones and dashboard infotainment systems

Ocober 7, 2014, Yahoo News (WASHINGTON, D.C) Just because you can talk to your car doesn’t mean you should. Two new studies have found that voice-activated smartphones and dashboard infotainment systems may be making the distracted-driving problem worse instead of better. The systems let drivers do things like tune the radio, send a text message, […]