Take the 21-Day Challenge

Driving is a task that requires complete attention to the road. Inclement weather, unexpected actions from fellow drivers and challenging situations...

Lighting Safety is a Bright Idea

During the holiday season, it’s important to enjoy time spent with family and friends. It is also the time of year where most Canadians are using a...

Common Scams & Critical Thinking

Technology offers many benefits and advantages, but sadly some users have nefarious objectives and use technology to prey on vulnerable members of...

Senior Safety

Seniors can face many difficulties as they grow older. Canada Safety Council provides safety tips to help in the aging process, and what seniors can do to make their home free of safety hazards.

Safety Tips for the Older Driver

Maintaining a driver's license is an important issue of independence for older Canadians, especially to those who have driven for most of their life. The aging process brings changes that can affect the older driver's ability to drive safely. These include: reduced...

Safety Tips for Winter Walking

When the winter air is crisp and the ground is covered with snow, there’s nothing like taking a walk to enjoy the beauty of the season — and walking is one of the best ways to keep fit. On the other hand, winter can be a challenging time of year to get out and about....

Drugs and the Older Driver

No matter what your age, being able to drive means independence. This independence comes with the responsibility to drive safely. Older drivers are very likely to be taking several medications, some of which may affect driving skills. To be a safe driver, you need to...

How to Prevent Falls in the Home

Talk to your doctor about falls prevention. Have regular vision and hearing tests. Take prescription and over-the-counter medications correctly. Keep a medication record and review it regularly with your doctor. Tell your doctor if your medication makes you dizzy or...