On the Wednesday December 15th edition of GFB:
11:30-11:40 – Robert Tremblay, Director of Research, Insurance Bureau of Canada will discuss the state of emergency in southwest Ontario and will highlight the need for a winter survival kit. Winter storms can cause treacherous driving conditions as the people stranded on Highway 402 in Ontario have experienced”, says James Geuzebroek, Acting Vice President, Communications, Insurance Bureau of Canada. “It’s essential to be prepared when driving in these conditions. Check the weather before you leave, make sure your vehicle is fully maintained and pack a winter survival kit,” he added.
12:30-12:50 – With rough Canadian winter weather here, one of the world’s leading experts on winter driving will educate and offer tips for driving safely in the snow and ice. Mark Cox, Director of the Bridgestone Winter Driving School, is currently a precision driver, stunt driver and competitor in the highly competitive United States Rally arena. In a sport where only one half to two thirds of the entrants is even expected to make it to the finish line, Cox has secured many podium finishes.