What You Need to Know When Driving Near Bicycles

Do you know all the facts when it comes to driving near a cyclist?  While bicycle riders are subject to the same rules as motor vehicle operators, it can be a challenge to drive safely near cyclists.

Riders present a very small target to notice – the mass of a person on a bike is much smaller than another car or truck, and even smaller than a rider on a motorcycle. Because of this factor many motor vehicle operators come upon them ...

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5 Steps You MUST Take While Dealing With Emergency Vehicles

First responders serve all of us and if it were my family in trouble, I’d want to know that the first responders were on their way with the utmost sense of urgency.  While they are specially trained to drive at higher speeds and are permitted to take the right of way in certain circumstances (i.e. run red lights, etc.) they are also supposed to operate in as safe a manner as possible.  First responders (i.e. Police, Fire, EMT/Ambulance) have a ...

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Who Cares For Our Most Vulnerable?

It’s a new year. Federal Provinces and Municipal Government are proposing budgets for the coming year.

It is a common lament that we must rein in essential services because of lack of resources such as health care, policing etc… until it affects us, we the ordinary citizens accept what politicians offer an attribute it as a sign of our times moving forward and learn to cope.

When our most vulnerable, the physically disabled, mentally ill, veterans and seniors on fixed incomes bear ...

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Caution Is Advised If You Page Dr. Google

Here is some great information regarding a very well know topic, “googling” your own diagnoses. I was sent this letter from Premier Homecare Services, originally posted by News Canada. I just had to share this with you!

(NC) As many as 64% of Canadians who are online use the Internet to search for health information, a statistic reported from a recent survey.
But should we listen to Dr. Google?

Many websites can be a source of useful information on conditions, treatments and procedures. ...

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