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Driving A Bicycle Under The Influence: When...

Many people ride their bicycles regularly to help the environment and get exercise on their way to work. In Ontario cities, bike paths are commonly found and you can even rent a bicycle through city-wide initiatives. However, that does not mean that you can use drugs and alcohol then get on your bike to pedal home without consequence. If you are caught driving a bicycle under the influence you will be charged. When can you be charged? There are laws in place to protect cyclists from motorists when they share the road. In turn there are laws that cyclists must obey as well such as wearing a helmet. Even if you are obeying bicycle safety laws in Ontario, you can still be charged with driving under the influence. If you are stopped by a police officer who believes that you are riding while impaired by drugs or alcohol you can…

18 Dec 2015

Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs In...

9 Dec 2015

Like alcohol, drugs can impair your driving. When your driving is impaired, although you may feel fine, you run the risk of getting into an accident or worse, causing an…

When Can A Police Officer Legally Search You?

2 Dec 2015

Most people are not familiar with their rights and assume that if an officer of the law wishes to search you, that you must comply. However, that is simply not…