More than 250 crashes occur at intersections every day
VANCOUVER, Nov. 4 /CNW/ - ICBC and police will announce a province-wide intersection awareness and enforcement campaign at the intersection of Beatty and Robson in Vancouver on Friday, November 6 at 10 a.m.
The Vancouver Police Department will hold their daily briefing on site at Beatty and Robson. Following the briefing, the campaign will kick off with speakers and photo opportunities on site.
Who: ICBC Road Safety director Nicolas Jimenez
VPD Superintendent Andy Hobbs
RCMP Traffic Operations Officer Ted Emanuels
ICBC Consulting Psychologist John Vavrik
Available for questions following the briefing: VPD Collision
Analyst Cst. Jeffery Schell.
What: Launch of the intersection awareness and enforcement campaign,
with speakers and photo opportunities of a mock crash. Following
the event, media are invited to observe plain-clothes police
officers targeting dangerous driving behaviours at a nearby
Where: Media briefing at the intersection of Beatty and Robson,
Plain-clothes officer enforcement at the intersection of Cambie
and Robson, Vancouver.
When: Media briefing on Friday, November 6, 2009 at 10 a.m.
Photo opportunity of mock crash during and after the
Second photo opportunity with plain-clothes officers between 11
a.m. and 12 p.m.
For further information: For further information: Media contacts: Paul Goodman, (604) 341-1674; Cindy Kralj, (604) 315-1430