Highway 401 Road Surface Is Not Without Local Safety Problems

Highway 401 Road Surface Is Not Without Local Safety Problems

While testing by Gorski Consulting showed that the westbound Highway 401 between London and Tilbury was generally in good condition, local safety problems were also noted. This is a problem when drivers expecting a good, smooth surface are suddenly faced with a local...
Additional Road Data From Westbound Highway 401 Testing

Additional Road Data From Westbound Highway 401 Testing

What road surface conditions could make our vehicle go out of control and kill us? That should be an important issue to anyone who travels on any roadway. Gorski Consulting has been gathering data on this issue for the past 5 years and this has been posted on the Road...
Preliminary Road Data For Westbound Highway 401

Preliminary Road Data For Westbound Highway 401

Preliminary results are available from road surface testing of westbound Highway 401 conducted on May 5, 2019. The full testing commenced at Wonderland Road to Tilbury, Ontario and then the test vehicle turned around and continued from Tilbury back to Highbury Ave in...
OPP and News Media Sensationalism is Not a Virtue

OPP and News Media Sensationalism is Not a Virtue

The public must be able to depend on police and news media to report facts much like Sergeant Joe Friday in the 1950s and 60s TV show “Dragnet”. “Just the facts ma’am” was a popular phrase attached to Jack Webb, the actor who portrayed...
Roadway Surface Safety Problems Are Not Just Potholes

Roadway Surface Safety Problems Are Not Just Potholes

Influences of the road surface and geometry toward motor vehicle collisions are not easily detected. They are not restricted to the seemingly innocuous reference to “potholes” used in popular, public, news media. While the popular Canadian Automobile...
London Ontario Proposes 30 km/h Speeds in School Zones

London Ontario Proposes 30 km/h Speeds in School Zones

Various persons and groups have resorted to a propaganda campaign portraying a direct relationship between travel speed and safety as the only issue of importance. In London, Ontario for example a local city councillor is petitioning for lowering City speed limits...