Tag Archive for 'accident statistics'

  Infinite sadness. We lost another motorcyclist this weekend to a head-on collision on the Malahat. The Malahat is the mountainous stretch of the Transcanada Highway that connects Victoria to Duncan. It’s a stretch of road that has a good share of accidents. From a three-year old government document (looking at 2000 – 2004), there’s a average […]

Well, it’s time for me to ride off into the sunset and bid you all a grand fare-thee-well. Actually, more appropriately, it’s time for me to hunker down against the pelting rain, lean into the wind, and ride into my garage where I’ll winterize the bike. And to do this, I’ll have to put the […]

Back when I got my licence to ride, it was one fee, one test, and one licence. And, not to brag but … I signed up to take a course anyway. While I had it easy, I’m all for a more complicated system. I, for one, celebrated the proactive ICBC changes here in BC. I […]