Black Gold Regional Division No. 18
Warburg School

Notes from our School Resource Officer

It's the Law in Alberta:


Reminder to all parents and students.  Alberta’s Distracted Driving Law restricts the following;

As per the Traffic Safety Act Section 115.1 (1) and Section 115.4 (1)

  • Holding, viewing, or manipulating a cellular telephone/ hand-held electronic device
  • Reading or viewing printed material
  • Writing, printing or sketching
  • Personal grooming or hygiene

GPS may be used as long as the systems has been programmed prior to the individual operating the vehicle or is used in a voice-activated manner

The fine for Distracted driving in Alberta is of $287 and 3 demerits.

For further information, visit, Alberta Transportations Website (

Any Questions or concerns please contact the School Resource officer, Cst. YOUNG, at 780-789-3951.