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Safe Trucking initiative results in 25 charges locally

KAWARTHA LAKES-The City of Kawartha Lakes OPP took part in a commercial motor vehicle (CMV)initiative called Operation Safe Trucking from August 18-24th.

Operation Safe Trucking focusses on all aspects of CMV enforcement for CMV’s over 4500kgs. In total they laid 25 charges as follows:

Speeding                             15 charges

Distracted Driving               1 charge

Follow Too Close                2 charges

Other Moving Violations    1 charge

Document                            6 charges

&nbspphoto credit: Melinda * Young Next to My Driving Window via photopin (license)

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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