Shift into Winter

shift into winterSafety Message from the Oceanside RCMP

Tips for safe winter driving:

  • Don’t drive under the influence
  • Pack an emergency kit
  • Learn and practice winter driving techniques before you need them.
  • Plan your trip and tell your friends & family. Check road and weather conditions.
  • Remove all snow from your vehicle before each trip.
  • Give yourself extra travel time in bad weather.
  • Avoid using overdrive and cruise control on slippery roads.
  • Travel with a fully charged cell phone for emergency situations.
  • SLOW DOWN and WEAR your seatbelt.