- Cyclists Passing on the Right
... know the difference between the shoulder of the road and a cycle lane. If the cyclist is using a cycle lane to the driver's right, they ... Assessing Fault for a Collision ICBC follows case law decided by the civil courts in BC when they assess responsibility for ...
DriveSmartBC - 2022/12/25 - 16:48 - 11 comments
- CASE LAW - Dhaliwal v Kakkar
... The case of Dhaliwal v Kakkar arises from a car vs cycle collision on 116 Street in North Delta at the onset of night. Manjit ... he probably never even looked for, or noticed). (Case Law, Collisions, Cycling) ...
DriveSmartBC - 2022/09/30 - 11:26 - 2 comments
- CASE LAW - Steinebach v Skittrell
... the collision, Mr. Steinebach was riding downhill in the cycle lane at approximately the speed limit returning home from work. ... rear due to vehicles behind her blocking her view of the cycle lane. She turned right without shoulder checking and a collision ... where traffic is unusually busy or congested. (Case Law, Collisions, Cycling) ...
DriveSmartBC - 2022/06/28 - 17:33 - 0 comments
- CASE LAW - R v Munden
... actions was not severe enough. Other examples of case law involving a death: R v Peiskar why the ... with a vehicle. I’ve been hit and run twice on my cycle and four times hit with ICBC claims. The second hit and run appeared ...
DriveSmartBC - 2022/01/14 - 11:51 - 7 comments
- Conflict Over Right of Way
... It shows the cyclist using the cycle lane approaching an intersection on a right curve where there is limited ... set out in the Motor Vehicle Act and established case law to guide you along with the information gained from the video. ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/09/19 - 07:00 - 8 comments
- Q&A - Motor Assisted Cycle: No Insurance and Driver's Licence Ticket
... gas motor to and I think that this is a motor assisted cycle, not a motorcycle. If I am right, he doesn't need a licence or insurance ... This made my day after almost 6 months of anguish. Case Law Here is the provincial court decision as reported in R v Ryan by ...
Anonymous - 2019/10/29 - 12:45 - 7 comments
- Crossing Highway Lines to Park
... rails or tracks, mobile equipment or a motor assisted cycle; So, a bicycle not being a vehicle, and laned roadway being a term ... the terms of section 151 MVA. I did do a search of case law and was unable to find an instance where the courts decided what a ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/04/30 - 10:04 - 17 comments
- Q&A - Cyclist Failed to Yield
... might change is how the courts, or ICBC guided by the case law decided by those courts, will apportion blame for the collision. I do ... if that person operates or rides as a passenger on a cycle on a highway and is not properly wearing a bicycle safety helmet that ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/10/29 - 12:09 - 19 comments
- CASE LAW - Davies v Elston
... with how close Kevin Elston parked his pickup truck to a cycle lane. The rearview mirror on the truck was a hazard to passing cyclists. ... cyclist was rude or broke a traffic rule. (Case Law, Cycling, Lanes) ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 1 comment
- Where to Stop for a Stop Sign
... crosswalk. The courts have taken a very broad view in case law on the definition of a crosswalk . While a concrete or paved sidewalk ...
DriveSmartBC - 2021/04/02 - 18:34 - 4 comments