Are you sometimes distracted, in a hurry or impatient on the road? Caution! In road work zones…
Adopt safe and responsible behaviour:
Traffic patterns change because of the work being carried out.
The risk of accident increases.
Flagpersons and other workers on site are vulnerable.
In 2014, in or near road work zones:
No fewer than 766 victims in Québec. Think about it!
When you’re the driver:
When you’re the passenger:
You are on a highway work site 1 km long.
The speed limit goes from 100 km/h to 80 km/h.
If you go over the speed limit, you will save 9 seconds.
Quite a small gain for such an unnecessary risk, isn’t it?
You never come out on top when disobeying the law.
Especially in road work zones.
The amount of the fine is double if you are speeding.
Police officers and photo radar devices are present in large numbers.
In road work zones: