Slower is safer in school zones.Starting september 1, the speed limit in school zones when children are present is being reduced to 30km/h in areas where the speed is 50km/h.
PROTECTING CHILDREN AND MAKING ROADS SAFER IN NOVA SCOTIA.School zones can be unpredictable places. They are often busy with activity and children can get distracted from safe habits. Reducing your speed increases safety. It’s easier to pay attention, react and minimize potential incidents.
To make school zones safer, the speed limit is being reduced to 30km/h during times when children are present. The new limit comes into effect September 1st in 50km/h areas.Follow the new speed when driving in a school zone. Slower is safer.
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