Speed Watch / Cell Watch Data - August 2018

Exclamation SignThirteen combination Speed Watch and Cell Watch deployments were made by Oceanside Community Safety's Community Watch during the month of August, 2018. Of 12,034 vehicles checked,  947 or 6.7% were traveling at more than 10 km/h over the posted speed limit with the highest deviation being 71 km/h in a 30 km/h zone. 95 drivers were observed doing some form of distracted driving.

 

Combined Speedwatch / Cellwatch Deployments

Location Direction Total Vehicles Talking Texting Other > 10 km/h Over Maximum Speed
500 Block Memorial Avenue - Qualicum Beach N&S 700 1 0 0 1 61 (50 zone)
Rathtrevor Provincial Park - Parksville N&S 390 0 0 0 23 53 (30 zone)
Rathtrevor Provincial Park - Parksville N&S 325 1 0 0 33 67 (30 zone)
HIghway 19A @ Hemsworth - Qualicum Beach E&W 1339 0 0 5 181 80 (50 zone)
3100 Block Highway 19A West - Qualicum Beach E&W 923 2 0 2 49 72 (50 zone)
700 Block Memorial Avenue - Qualicum Beach N 1174 4 0 0 25 69 (50 zone)
Highway 4A - Coombs E&W 1547 1 0 17 310 82 (50 zone)
600 Block Wembley Road - RDN E&W 767 0 0 0 53 76 (50 zone)
800 Block Memorial Avenue - Qualicum Beach N&S 1170 6 0 14 7 69 (50 zone)
Corfield & Despard - Parksville N&S 985 0 0 6 40 76 (50 zone)
3100 Block Highway 19A West - Qualicum Beach E&W 1161 6 0 11 19 66 (50 zone)
Alberni Highway @ Marks Road - Parksville N&S 1276 7 0 12 133 83 (50 zone)
Rathtrevor Provincial Park - Parksville N&S 277 0 0 0 82 71 (30 zone)
Totals   12,034 28 0 67 947  

 

** RCMP present

Other distractions include driving with a dog on the driver's lap or eating / drinking while driving.

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