The rules of the road are changing to keep you safe.
Here's what's effective on September 1, 2015:

Distracted driving: Higher fines of $490 and 3 demerit points upon conviction; minimum 30-day licence suspension for novice drivers upon conviction.
Cyclists: Drivers need to keep a one-metre distance when passing cyclists; higher fines of $110 for cyclists who do not have proper lights and reflectors; higher fines of $365 and 3 demerit points for opening a door into passing cyclists and traffic.
Tow trucks: drivers must slow down and move over when approaching tow trucks with amber lights flashing on the roadside. (Fines include victim fine surcharge and court fee)


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