Tag Archives: safety


keeping safe while running at dusk and dawn

No matter how hard we try to trick ourselves into brighter, longer days there is no denying that the mornings and evenings are getting darker. Since low-light scenarios pose safety concerns for runners, we asked Queen St West ambassador, Heather Gardner, for five tips for keeping safe when running at dusk and dawn. 1. always […]

what is it about fireworks?

With Independence and Canada Days upon us again, now is the time for lighting short fuses attached to paper tubes of gunpowder and running away as fast as we can to enjoy them from a ‘safe’ distance. The debate over whether fireworks are a valuable tradition or a dangerous nuisance is nearly as old as the countries themselves. Let’s make sure we all stay safe this year.

we asked…you answered: cycling!

Welcome to the very first We Asked… You Answered. Every week we’ll ask you for your thoughts and opinions on a specific topic via Twitter, and our favourite answers will be shared weekly on our blog. This week’s We Asked is all about your favourite way to get around on two wheels: cycling! we asked […]