YOUR SUPPORT COULD SAVE LIVES!

Please help to make Ontario the safest jurisdiction for young drivers in the world.

Please sign the petition below

In reflecting upon Tyler and his friends tragic accident we hope that this will come to mean something by saving lives and minimizing pain and suffering by changing the driving laws for young drivers. To reduce the risk we are proposing a law change that will help develop better driving habits in young drivers.

These improved habits will have an impact on overall driving habits as these young drivers age. The proposed law change is that young drivers to the age of 21 will have their license revoked if they have alcohol in their bloodstream, (similar to early phase licenses), and will also have their license revoked for speeding, (demerit points lost/15 km over). The term of the penalty would be from 3 months to 1 year based upon the amount of alcohol or the severity of speed. In other words zero tolerance until age 21 for speeding or alcohol consumption when driving. It is at these young ages where drivers are the most reckless and feel invincible. Something must be done!

We have sent the letter below to Mr McGuinty

Your support is important and can really make a difference as the government has indicated that they are already considering a change so far as drinking and driving is concerned.

Please sign this petition below and then forward this petition to as many persons as possible as Momentum is crucial.

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Thank you in advance for your support

YOUR SUPPORT COULD SAVE LIVES!

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So far 8238 people have signed the petition to help save lives.

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Richard Hood, Age 45-54
Carney  MichiganUSA
(Added on 9/20/2013 9:13:00 AM)
Ajay Kharwar, Age 19-24
Vapi  GujaratIndia
(Added on 8/17/2013 6:30:24 AM)
Scott Fromson, Age 35-44
Toronto  ONCanada
(Added on 7/16/2013 1:11:21 PM)
Jennifer Grixti, Age 35-44
Woodbridge  OntarioCanada
(Added on 6/17/2013 8:30:01 PM)
Sarah Warren, Age 35-44
Galesburg  IllinoisUnited States
(Added on 5/19/2013 11:23:29 PM)
I Sam, Age 45-54
Toronto  OnCanada
(Added on 10/21/2012 11:05:03 PM)
Anny Bryson, Age 45-54
Toronto  OnCanada
(Added on 10/15/2012 3:42:29 PM)
Alexandra Bell, Age 19-24
Oakville  ONCanada
(Added on 8/8/2012 10:37:12 AM)
Sharon Loder, Age 45-54
burlington  ontariocanada
(Added on 7/3/2012 7:44:33 PM)
Jason Goldberg, Age 25-34
Toronto  ONTARIOCanada
(Added on 6/1/2012 10:24:36 PM)
Pamela Griffiths, Age 25-34
 
(Added on 3/30/2012 3:24:09 PM)
Larissa Sorensen, Age 35-44
London,  OntarioCanada
(Added on 2/29/2012 5:40:03 PM)
Glenn Paradis, Age 45-54
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 1/31/2012 5:15:41 PM)
Florence Gutierrez, Age 45-54
toronto  ONCanada
(Added on 1/31/2012 5:05:16 PM)
Marie Ionno, Age 19-24
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 1/30/2012 6:55:18 PM)
Detra Berberi, Age 45-54
  OntarioCanada
(Added on 1/28/2012 4:12:03 PM)
Elisabeth Blair, Age 19-24
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 12/10/2011 9:02:12 PM)
Tatiana Manescu, Age 19-24
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 12/10/2011 9:01:32 PM)
Margie Mills, Age 35-44
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 11/21/2011 2:33:13 PM)
Elizabeth Tait Spiers, Age 45-54
Markham  OntarioCanada
(Added on 11/4/2011 12:27:05 PM)
Ali Zamany, Age 25-34
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 7/8/2011 9:36:16 PM)
Jessie Pieters, Age 25-34
Thunder Bay  OntarioCanada
(Added on 5/8/2011 7:12:56 PM)
Mary Barnes, Age below 19
 
(Added on 3/15/2011 5:39:35 PM)
Erica White, Age 19-24
Saint John  New BrunswickCanada
I am really glad to see other people around canada noticing what a hazard some drivers have been come, Ive noticed here though, its not just the young ones, and there are just as many doing it sobar, as they are drinking. Our problem here is not so much car accidents, But pedistrians getting hit, even at cross walks when they are to have the right away, and believe me the person drivin always comes up with an excuse, in the last month i have had a close friend die, And witness 2 other people Hit by vehicles, the most recent just January 4 2011, What a way to bring in the new year eh? On her way to get stuff for her son to go back to school with, and has been in the hospital ever since, with know word on how shes doing, I believe ALL Road and driving rules need to change.... How many people have to die before they do something about it..... Its time we dont just tell them what this is doing to people and families, we need to show them
(Added on 1/6/2011 11:22:27 AM)
Darcie Richler, Age 25-34
Toronto  OnCanada
Thank you for trying to save future lives. My sons are only 4 mots and 2.5 yrs old, but I already have fears about this.
(Added on 12/15/2010 4:34:53 PM)
Katherine Cha, Age below 19
Buffalo Grove  ilUSa
It's an awesome idea, and please accept my condolences. I am actually doing a speech on the drinking age, and i think this petition helps a lot. I'll be sure to get the word around
(Added on 12/7/2010 11:23:00 PM)
Laura Milligan, Age 25-34
Toronto 
I think this is a great idea !!!!!
(Added on 11/22/2010 8:37:38 AM)
Shelley Kanitz, Age 19-24
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 11/7/2010 5:10:26 PM)
Vitaliy Donchenko, Age 35-44
Toronto  OntarioCanada
My sincere condolences.
(Added on 10/17/2010 1:53:52 AM)
Chris Vincent, Age 45-54
Oakville  OntarioCanada
(Added on 10/8/2010 11:29:01 AM)
Russ Fromm, Age 45-54
Toronto  OntCanada
(Added on 10/4/2010 6:51:26 AM)
Cherie Friedman, Age 25-34
easton  pausa
we need to protect our kids and if changing the law is the first of many steps that is what needs to be done so our kids can grow up and be young adults.
(Added on 9/3/2010 9:09:11 PM)
Lisa Caniglia, Age 25-34
Kimberley  B.CCanada
(Added on 8/31/2010 2:54:48 PM)
Elizabeth Duran, Age 19-24
Fontana  CaUsa
I have always been a safe driver but have lost many good friends due to the same reasons. I hope this petition can open the eyes of people all around the world.
(Added on 8/28/2010 4:51:19 PM)
Brenda Gossett, Age 45-54
Keota  OkU. S.
(Added on 8/26/2010 11:14:18 PM)
Eva Kelemen, Age 35-44
Toronto  OntarioCanada
(Added on 8/22/2010 9:58:38 AM)
Ronald Parisi, Age 65-74
maryville  missourinodaway.
(Added on 8/14/2010 7:31:32 PM)
Rick Crumpton, Age 55-64
Pickeirng  OntarioCanada
My thoughts and prayers go out to Tyler and his family and friends. I wish you success with your quest in his name.
(Added on 8/3/2010 5:15:22 PM)
Cara Wakelin, Age 25-34
toronto  oncanada
(Added on 7/24/2010 10:48:17 AM)
Blake Pinell, Age below 19
Toronto  OntarioCanada
Let this be a turning point
(Added on 7/15/2010 4:10:32 PM)
Tricia Lefkowitz, Age 45-54
  TexasUSA
(Added on 7/5/2010 9:50:26 AM)
Alison Eslake, Age below 19
 
(Added on 6/27/2010 7:27:17 AM)
Carla Gerolimon, Age 65-74
Maple  ONCanada
(Added on 6/13/2010 9:19:17 AM)
Diane Gerolimon, Age 45-54
Maple  ONCanada
(Added on 6/13/2010 9:18:43 AM)
Sandy F. Gerolimon, Age 45-54
Maple  ONCanada
(Added on 6/13/2010 9:18:19 AM)
Linda Scozzese, Age 35-44
Woodbridge  OntarioCanada
My sincere condolences on the passing of Tyler. Safe driving habits are crucial at any age. As humans, we all need to be mindful of each other. Unfortunately, sometimes we need tougher laws to help us remember that!
(Added on 6/12/2010 3:39:28 PM)
W Hughes, Age 45-54
toronto  ontcanada
I have seen the memorial to your son in Mt. pleasant and i went on to your website and read more . I am very sorry for your loss and want offer my deepest condolenses, truly a tragic story . I have sons , I beleive this should be addressed. I wish you and your family resloution and healing to know this could save others. take care
(Added on 6/9/2010 4:50:29 PM)
Ted Petersen, Age 45-54
calmar  albertacanada
I have seen your interview on legal briefs and offer our condolences to you and your family but feel that the comment you made about drinking establishments being there to make money off sales of liquor and would be shut down if they were caught overserving is where you went totaly off the cause of your sons accident. if these establishments were held responsible for allowing them to consume that amount of alcohol in that period of time and still drive is more the cause of loss of life than the speed. we are well aware of the overserving of alcohol causing death due to are daughters death in a calmar bar due to overserving one night.we feel that laws for overserving should be enforced to fhe fullest and if that means they are closed down so be it.alcohol serving should be everyone involved responsibility changing the age of drinking to 25 will do more than changing the licensing age thank you ted petersen
(Added on 5/21/2010 8:59:34 AM)
Sharon Lee, Age 65-74
Roseburg  OrUSA
My granddaughter, a passenger, is dead due to a driver being too young and inexperienced, having 5 teens in a car, playing with cell phones, and drifting in the curves at near midnight..another was airlifted to a major hospital due to his injuries, he has head trauma, etc. We need this law changed!!!
(Added on 5/20/2010 12:57:34 PM)
Maranda Jordan, Age below 19
Columbia  SCRichland
I am so sorry about what happen to your son and i have your back on this petition 100% percent!
(Added on 5/18/2010 12:39:36 PM)
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