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Jul 02, 2020, 00:01 ET Canadians see increase in dangerous driving during pandemic, CAA finds

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - A majority of Canadians (59 percent) are reporting an increase in dangerous driving while COVID-19 restrictions have been in place, according to a new poll by the...


Jun 15, 2020, 06:00 ET CAA named most trusted brand in Canada

OTTAWA, June 15, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) has been named the most trusted brand in Canada in the annual Gustavson Brand Trust Index, released today. This is the fourth...


Dec 27, 2019, 06:00 ET Younger Canadians making dangerous choices when it comes to cannabis and driving, CAA finds

OTTAWA, Dec. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - One quarter of younger Canadians (aged 18-34) say they have driven high or have travelled in a vehicle with a high driver, according to new research from the Canadian...


Dec 13, 2019, 08:36 ET Majority of Canadians unaware of new air traveller rights

OTTAWA, Dec. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - More than half (56%) of Canadians still don't know they have new rights as air travellers, according to research released today by the Canadian Automobile Association...


Jul 15, 2019, 05:00 ET First wave of new air passenger rights implemented today

OTTAWA, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian air passengers become eligible for up to $2,400 if they are bumped from a flight, but for access to the full suite of passenger rights, air travellers will have ...


May 27, 2019, 06:00 ET Canadians worried, confused about autonomous vehicles

OTTAWA, May 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Most Canadians are concerned when it comes to new vehicle technologies that are slowly changing the way we drive, according to CAA research that points to a need for more ...


May 24, 2019, 11:22 ET Improved air passenger rights finally set for takeoff, but delay disappointing, CAA says

OTTAWA, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA), one of Canada's largest leisure travel agencies, is pleased that some new air passenger rights will finally be in place this...


May 14, 2019, 06:07 ET CAA reminds motorists to keep tow truck operators safe through Slow Down Move Over Day

OTTAWA, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - CAA is urging motorists to make space for tow trucks providing service on the side of the road on Canada's first national Slow Down Move Over Day. The day promotes a safe ...


May 01, 2019, 07:10 ET CAA named a top trusted brand in Canada for third year in a row

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) has been named the most trusted insurance brand in the country, and the second most trusted brand overall, in the annual...


Dec 27, 2018, 06:00 ET Canadians expect rise in cannabis-impaired driving over holidays, CAA poll finds

OTTAWA, Dec. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadians are worried about an increase in cannabis-related driving as the New Year approaches, according to a new poll released today by the Canadian Automobile...


Dec 17, 2018, 13:46 ET Improved air passenger rights a big step closer, CAA says

OTTAWA, Dec. 17, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadian air travellers faced with long delays, bumping or lost luggage will have better rights and access to compensation under a new system announced today, says the...


Oct 15, 2018, 00:01 ET Young Canadians face heightened crash risk after consuming cannabis, new study finds

Research published today shows significant decline in driving-related ability even after five hours MONTREAL, Oct. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Young Canadians are more at risk of a vehicle crash even five hours ...


May 29, 2018, 00:01 ET New CAA report identifies ways to reduce congestion on Canadian roads and highways

OTTAWA, May 29, 2018 /CNW/ - As motorists and governments struggle to deal with worsening traffic jams, a new report, Congestion Solutions, released today by the Canadian Automobile Association...


May 24, 2018, 09:00 ET Canadians unclear about true cost of owning a vehicle

OTTAWA, May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Two-thirds (67%) of Canadians don't know the cost of owning and operating a common vehicle for a year, according to a recent Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) poll....


May 24, 2018, 09:00 ET Canadians unclear about true cost of owning a vehicle

OTTAWA, May 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Two-thirds (67%) of Canadians don't know the cost of owning and operating a common vehicle for a year, according to a recent Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) poll....


May 01, 2018, 08:00 ET CAA named most trusted brand in Canada

OTTAWA, May 1, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) is the most trusted brand in Canada, according to the fourth annual Gustavson Brand Trust Index released today. "This is truly a...


Dec 29, 2017, 05:00 ET Canadians more worried than ever about texting and driving

OTTAWA, Dec. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - A Canadian Automobile Association poll finds an overwhelming majority of Canadians think texting and driving is getting worse, despite moves by law enforcement to crack...


Oct 27, 2017, 12:55 ET CAA recognizes top road safety journalist in 2017

AJAX, ON, Oct. 27, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2017 CAA Road Safety Journalism Award. Stephanie Wallcraft took home the award...


Oct 23, 2017, 10:47 ET CAA Presents 2017 Partner of the Year Awards to Three Exceptional Companies

AmaWaterways, Rocky Mountaineer and The Source honoured OTTAWA, Oct. 23, 2017 /CNW/ - AmaWaterways, Rocky Mountaineer and The Source are the winners of the 2017 CAA Partner of the Year awards,...


Sep 08, 2017, 10:51 ET CAA offers advice to air travellers as Hurricane Irma approaches Florida

OTTAWA, Sept. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - As Hurricane Irma continues its destructive path through the Caribbean and toward Florida, the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) has some advice for those who've...


May 24, 2017, 08:00 ET CAA a leading trusted Canadian brand

CAA second-most trusted brand in the country OTTAWA, May 24, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) was named the second-most trusted brand in the country overall, the most trusted...


May 16, 2017, 15:07 ET Enhanced protection for air passengers progressing, but lots of work remains, says CAA

OTTAWA, May 16, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA), one of Canada's largest leisure travel agencies, welcomes today's introduction of legislation to improve air passenger rights...


Apr 13, 2017, 17:30 ET Federal marijuana announcement step in right direction but leaves unanswered questions, CAA says

OTTAWA, April 13, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) is pleased to see the marijuana legislation introduced today would establish stiff new penalties for drug-impaired driving,...


Jan 11, 2017, 06:00 ET First of its kind CAA study identifies Canada's worst traffic bottlenecks

OTTAWA, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's top 20 most congested traffic bottlenecks may cover just 65 kilometres, but they collectively cost drivers over 11.5 million hours and drain an extra 22 million ...


Dec 28, 2016, 00:01 ET Many Canadians Admit to Texting at Red Lights--it's a dangerous habit, says CAA

More than a quarter of British Columbians confess to still texting while behind the wheel OTTAWA, Dec. 28, 2016 /CNW/ - One third (33 per cent) of Canadians admit they have texted while stopped at a...