Take Back Our Roads
Take Back Our Roads

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people are injured or killed on our roads each year

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Our mission

Take Back Our Roads is a road safety program that tackles dangerous roads and school zones across Canada to reduce serious injuries and fatalities.

To us, it doesn’t matter how you get around - drive, bike, or walk. Because we all share our roads, we all share in the responsibility to make them safer.

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Our collaborators

Here are some of the dedicated, passionate organizations that share our mission to make safer roads a reality.

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Safeguard your local intersections

We’re collaborating with MicroTraffic to make roads safer. Using machine learning technology and road safety models, they’re optimizing intersections for safety. Governments are welcome to apply to the grant by March 31.

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Communities in action

26 March 2020

Out of tragedy the Humboldt community found strength

According to Transport Canada 400 fatal crashes a year in Canada involve heavy vehicles like semi-trucks.

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17 February 2020

Meaningful road safety action in school zones

What if... a life could be spared

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24 January 2020

Safer roads by slowing down drivers

When you driver around Montreal and Toronto, you'll notice lower speed limits

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Submit your community story

Let us know how you’re making roads safer in your community. We may feature your story here.

Aviva Take Back Our Roads on social

Who’s with us? If you see (or have) a great idea to make roads safer, tag @AvivaCanada and use hashtag #TakeBackOurRoads

Stay in the know, find videos, checklists and toolkits to bring safer roads to your community.

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We’ve analyzed data from thousands of insurance claims from across the country to identify real opportunities to create lasting change. Now we’re on a mission to make roads safer for every Canadian.

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Road-related injuries remain the number one cause of death for Canadian children under the age of 14 (Parachute)

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15% of road traffic deaths in Canada involve pedestrians (Settlement.org)

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$37 billion: Cost to society as a result of road-related collisions and related injuries and fatalities (Canada’s Road Safety Strategy)

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Approximately 27% of fatalities and 19% of serious injuries on Canadian roads involve speeding (Parachute)

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