Paul’s Blog

A bee in the car is not an excuse

Sequel alert! My words from the last column: “If swerving sharply or slamming on your brakes is your automatic reaction to a small, furry creature darting in front of your car, please work on changing…
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RCMP fight losing distracted driving battle

It’s got to be maddening. We’ve tasked the RCMP to target distracted driving. As first responders to crash scenes, it’s a public safety priority they fully support. RCMP Cst. Steve Holmes was recently quoted: “At…
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Insuring bad driving attitudes

I struck a raw nerve with my last column about collision insurance. A former client, continuing to feel symptoms from a rear-end collision that occurred years ago, inspired the topic. She became pissed off by…
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Time to end collision insurance

“To be honest, it pisses me off”. Those are the words of a former client who continues to live with neck symptoms years after a “minor” rear-end collision. Neck symptoms weren’t the piss-off, though. It…
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Make Time for Road Safety

“If only everyone…would just…slow…down”. Jordan said those words with paused, deliberate emphasis as he commented on road safety. He was referring to my last column, when I wrote about the congested traffic situation when two lanes…
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