Rural municipalities tend to use a lo...

Rural municipalities tend to use a lot of sand mixedth salt

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mike

North Bay, Canada

#1 Mar 24, 2013
Rural municipalities tend to use a lot of sand mixedth salt to increase traction on snowy roads. Any residual sand will act as tiny ball bearings under your tires causing a noticeable reduction in grip. When exiting off of a major rural road onto one less travelled, you may be driving from a road with good grip to one with very little grip as you encounter these sand-covered roads. Look where you want to go, slow down and expect the road to be slippery from sand
mike

North Bay, Canada

#2 Mar 24, 2013
Safety on the farm

Toronto, Canada

#3 Mar 24, 2013

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