Winter safety
November 13, 2019

The evenings are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping across the province, as colder weather takes hold in BC. According to ICBC, 43% of crashes involving pedestrians happen between the hours of 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. from October to January, making winter a particularly treacherous...

Staying healthy this flu season
November 1, 2019

As Canada braces for another flu season this winter, experts say it’s hard to predict the severity of the virus or the effectiveness of the flu shot. We often look to Australia for a sense of how things will go in Canada. The country saw an earlier start to its flu season this year and a higher...

Tips for a safe Halloween
October 29, 2019

Halloween is a major highlight in the calendar for kids (and some adults) across the province, with trick-or-treating, costume parties, and pumpkin carving in the cards for many of us. While trick-or-treating should be a fun and exciting time for kids, Halloween can also be more dangerous than...

Mammogram
October 18, 2019

Breast cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer. 1 in 8 women in Canada will be diagnosed with the disease in their lifetimes. This is Breast Cancer Awareness Month which aims to raise awareness of the illness, fund research, and equip people with the knowledge to reduce their risk....

Making BC’s roadways pedestrian safe
October 11, 2019

On average, 2,300 pedestrians are injured in car crashes every year across British Columbia, and for the most part are entirely preventable.

Whether you are driving to work, cycling to school, or walking your dog, awareness of your surroundings is key to ensuring everyone using our...