Changes made to Sask. drinking & driving laws

Saskatchewan is the latest province to get tougher on drunk drivers after the government announced last week that they are moving forward immediately with more than half the recommendations made in a  Special Committee on Traffic Safety report. The action plan addresses a number of traffic safety measures that includes tougher penalties for drinking and driving, expanded photo radar for speed control, and increasing awareness of the dangers of distracted driving. “Last year in the province, 184 people were killed on our roads and highways,” Minister responsible for SGI Donna Harpauer said.  “This traffic safety action plan aims to address…