Coady presents Bill to make Canadian roads safer

Siobhan Coady, MP for St. John’s South – Mount Pearl brought the Jessica Campaign to increase road safety to the House of Commons in a private members bill today. Bill C-512 would amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act to ensure that all vehicles in higher weight...

Mother of snow removal accident victim wins in court

The provincial auto insurance board has lost another legal fight that might cost it a lot of money in the future. In a potentially precedent-setting decision, the mother of a girl who was run over and killed by a snow removal truck five years ago has been determined...

Private member’s bill meant to make big vehicles safer

OTTAWA — Standing next to a mother who lost her daughter in a horrific traffic accident, a Newfoundland MP on Thursday introduced a private member’s bill meant to make heavy trucks safer. Liberal Siobhan Coady’s Bill C-512 would amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act to...

Governor General Announces 15 Decorations for Bravery

May 23, 2007 OTTAWA—Her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada, announced today the awarding of 15 Decorations for Bravery: one Star of Courage and 14 Medals of Bravery. Recipients will be invited to receive their decorations at a...