Media Advisory - Speeders targeted in month-long campaign



    VANCOUVER, May 13 /CNW/ - ICBC and police across the province are urging
drivers to slow down, especially over the long weekend and along highways, as
part of a month-long campaign targeting speeding.
    The West Vancouver Police Department (WVPD), RCMP and Integrated Road
Safety Unit (IRSU) are ramping up enforcement along the Sea to Sky Highway.

    
    What:     The police are offering media opportunities to ride along in a
              ghost car or use a handheld laser gun to clock speeders. ICBC
              and police representatives will be available for interviews and
              photos. This event coincides with Canada's Road Safety Week
              (May 12-18).

    Who:      Nicolas Jimenez, ICBC's road safety director
              Staff Sgt. Manj Kaila, IRSU

    Where:    Northbound on Highway 99 past Cosmo Creek on the right side,
              prior to Lions Bay

    When:     Thursday, May 14, 2009
              1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    





For further information:

For further information: Media contacts: Kim Thé, (604) 842-5023; Tom
Webster, (604) 230-1964

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