QUEBEC, Dec. 29 /CNW Telbec/ - Following the two busiest December
weekends for Operation Red Nose, and with just three days remaining in
its 2010 campaign, CAA-Quebec is issuing a reminder that it offers its
many members its own Drive-You-Home service.
"Apart from December, when Red Nose looks after bringing thousands of
Quebecers back home safely, CAA-Quebec offers this service the other
months of the year," explains Sophie Gagnon, the organization's
Director of Public and Government Relations. "For more than 1.1 million
drivers, it takes just a phone call to CAA-Quebec to get back home with
peace of mind if they think they may not be in a fit condition to
CAA-Quebec's Drive-You-Home service sees itself as complementary to
existing programs for assisting motorists. It is offered once during
each membership year and is accessible 24 hours a day, every day,
throughout the territory served by the organization. "Our patrollers
will tow the member's vehicle and drive him or her home," Ms. Gagnon
notes. "It should be remembered that the problem of drinking and
driving exists year-round. This program aims to make the roads safer in
summer and winter alike."
CAA-Quebec, an Operation Red Nose partner
Aware that the Red Nose service could not exist without invaluable help
from tens of thousands of volunteers, CAA-Quebec offers its Emergency
Road Service free of charge each year to all volunteers, whether or not
they are members, who experience mechanical problems on the road while
on duty. This is CAA-Quebec's way of saying thanks to everyone who gets
involved in making the roads safer.
CAA-Quebec, a not-for-profit organization founded in 1904, provides
automotive, travel, residential and financial services.
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