Where Are All the Autonomous Cars in Ontario?

robot hand holding car key for autonomous car There is a lot of hype as Ontario allows testing of autonomous cars on the road, the idea of a car without a driver has gone from sci-fi futuristic fantasy to cool new reality. Are people cautious? Sure lots of people are excited about the possibilities of a future where you don’t have to drive. Just imagine … Continued

Going Skiing? Read this first

ski poles photo by urban sanden Winter brings a variety of outdoor activities which make life in a northern climate bearable.  Many of these activities come with some risk and involve the entire family.  They include skiing, skating, tobogganing, tubing and, to escape from the cold, indoor waterpark activities. Most of these activities take place on commercial properties which are organized … Continued

Think Twice Before Lending Your Car

handing over car keys to someone else How often have you lent your car to a family member, friend or colleague without giving it a second thought? Perhaps it’s time you did. Recently, I was consulted by a distraught woman named Lisa. Lisa had lent her car to her daughter, Susan, so Susan could take her friends to the movies. Unfortunately, what … Continued

Whatever Happended to Vision Zero?

cyclist riding alongside Toronto streetcar Seventeen pedestrians were injured in separate incidents in the Toronto area on a rainy night in early November of 2018. After two years of press conferences, millions in infrastructure improvements, and repeated promises by the city of Toronto, pedestrian safety still goes out the window every time mother nature has a bad day. Vision Zero … Continued