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.
Businesses and self-employed workers can consult, manage or modify their vehicle fleet record online and much more (section in French only).
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To enjoy riding your moped or scooter safely, it is important that you understand the associated risks and apply the proper techniques to avoid them.
To operate a moped or scooter, you must be at least 14 years of age and hold a Class 6D driver's licence. Registering your moped or scooter as well as...
Wind, rain, fog, wet pavement, oil patches, gravel... Road and weather conditions considerably affect the operation of a moped or scooter.
For your own safety, when riding a moped or scooter, make sure you can be seen and signal your intentions. Wear a brightly coloured helmet and...
The only protection moped and scooter operators can count on is their protective gear and helmets. In the event of an accident or a fall, they help...
Intersections, blind spots and parked vehicles are but a few examples of the risks that must be dealt with when riding a moped or scooter. Here is how...
Finding the right motorcycle, moped or scooter, as well as the right protective equipment, can be hard. To help you be more informed and make better choices, the SAAQ has developed three buyer's guides.
Excessive noise from the exhaust systems on certain mopeds and motorized scooters can be a source of distraction for road users and disturb the peace...
Last update: February 25, 2016
Québec area: 418-643-7620Montréal area: 514-873-7620Elsewhere (Québec, Canada, United States): 1-800-361-7620
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