Three combination Speed Watch and Cell Watch deployments were made by Oceanside Community Safety's Community Watch during the month of November, 2017. Of 990 vehicle checked, 101 or 9.8% were traveling at more than 10 km/h over the posted speed limit with the highest deviation being 68 km/h in a 30 km/h zone. 4 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|
|Jones Ave @ Qualicum Beach Cemetary||North & Southbound||280||1||0||0||5||65 (50 zone)|
|Despard Ave @ Arrowview Elementary||East & Westbound||442||0||0||2||65||68 (30 zone)|
|Despard & Corfield - Parksville||North & Southbound||268||0||0||1||31||75 (50 zone)|
Other distractions include driving with a dog on the driver's lap or eating / drinking while driving.