Ontario drivers to face higher set fines for distracted offences, dooring cyclists

Ontario drivers found guilty of dooring a cyclist or distracted driving will face higher set fines and demerit points as of Sept. 1, when new legislation comes into effect.

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MidAtlantic Rubber Group finalizes fall technical meeting

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.—Four speakers will make presentations at the MidAtlantic Rubber & Plastic Group fall technical meeting.

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Driver and Vehicle Licence Fee Increases Come Into Effect September 1

Driver and vehicle licence fee increases come into effect on September
1, 2015 in order to help maintain Ontario’s road safety, support key services
and improve crucial transportation infrastructure.

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Tire Recycling World to join 2016 North American Tire & Retread Expo

The North American Tire & Retread Expo will add a tyre recycling section – “Tire Recycling World” – on a permanent basis from the 2016 edition of the show. The next show will take place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on 19-21 April, 2016 in New Orleans.

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Mazda picks Yokohama tires for compact crossover

TOKYO—Mazda has selected Yokohama’s Avid S34 all-season tire as an original equipment fitment on its CX-3 compact crossover, which is now going on sale in the U.S.

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Dayco Springdale plant hits safety mark

TROY, Mich.—Dayco Products’ Springdale, Ark., tensioner manufacturing facility and technical center has surpassed the 1 million work hours without a lost time accident mark, an achievement last met in March 2011.

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