Road safety is everyone’s business and a priority for the SAAQ. Road safety starts with obeying the Highway Safety Code and adopting safe behaviours.
Heavy vehicle drivers, owners and operators, here is everything you need to know to fulfil your obligations and ensure your safety and that of other road users.
In Québec, the transportation of passengers is subject to specific requirements that concern vehicles as well as drivers, owners and operators.
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Driver distraction is one of the causes most often mentioned by police officers with regard to accidents involving death or bodily injuries in Québec.
Using a portable electronic device while driving is strictly prohibited. Simply holding it in your hand or in any other manner while you are driving is prohibited.
The law is very clear: you must not use a cell phone or other portable electronic device while driving, unless it is a hands-free device. Failure to...
If you want to install and use a screen that displays information useful for driving, you must comply with the rules for doing so.
Driving and using your cell phone? Choose one! A call, a text message, a notification, changing the song, however important... will never be as...
There are many different sources of driver distraction. The most common ones are smoking and using a smart phone or GPS, followed by eating and...
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