October 9, 2013 - The ministère des Transports recommends that drivers who are considering buying winter tires look for tires with the pictogram representing a mountain with a superimposed snowflake. This pictogram will be mandatory as of December 15.
“Opération orange”, a joint initiative of the Ministère des Transports du Québec and the Sûreté du Québec aimed at raising road users’ awareness of the importance of respecting the speed limit in roadwork zones, is back for the tenth consecutive year.
As the long holiday weekend approaches, along with the beginning of summer vacations, the Ministère des Transports du Québec reminds drivers of the importance of being twice as careful, especially when approaching and driving through roadwork zones.
The ministère des Transports would like to assess drivers’ comprehension of new traffic control devices and invites the public to complete an online survey in this regard from April 2 to April 23, 2013.