MADD Canada

MADD Canada

November 30, 2009 17:31 ET

MADD Canada rates provinces and territories on impaired driving laws

Attention: Assignment Editor, City Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor HALIFAX/NOVA SCOTIA/MEDIA ADVISORY--(Marketwire - Nov. 30, 2009) - Which Atlantic provinces are at the head of the class when it comes to impaired driving laws, and which are failing to make the grade? Find out on December 2 when MADD Canada releases its report on provincial and territorial progress on impaired driving legislative reform.

Event: MADD Canada's Rating the Provinces and Territories: The 2009 Report
Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2009
Time: 11.m. AST
Location: Four Points Sheraton - Admirals North Room
1496 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia

MADD Canada 's National President Margaret Miller, Atlantic Region Chapter Services Manager Susan MacAskill and MADD Canada Chapter representatives will be available to speak with the media.

The Rating the Provinces and Territories Report provides jurisdictions with information on realistic and effective measures they can adopt to substantially reduce impaired driving. The study serves as the basis for MADD Canada's ongoing discussions with the provincial and territorial governments on the critical role that they can play to address impaired driving.
/For further information: Susan MacAskill, MADD Canada Atlantic Region Chapter Services Manager at 1-866-798-6233, or Cell 902-792-0505.
Deb Kelly, MADD Canada Communications Manager, 1-800-665-6233, ext. 240.

Additional note:
Press conferences are also taking place in Toronto, Montreal and Edmonton to release the report and highlight regional results. For information on these events, contact Deb Kelly at 905-829-8805 / 1-800-665-6233, ext. 240.

Contact Information

  • Susan MacAskill, Chapter Services Manager - Atlantic Region, MADD Canada
    Primary Phone: 866-798-6233
    Secondary Phone: 902-792-0505