The Strengthening Motor Vehicle Safety for Canadians Act - Infographic


*Some items in the infographic are subject to the development and implementation of regulations.

The Strengthening Motor Vehicle Safety for Canadians Act gives the Minister power to order repairs of safety defects at manufacturers’ expense, gives the Minister power to order repairs to new vehicles before they are sold, increases flexibility to address ever changing safety technology, to do testing when needed, and increases vehicle inspection capability. Regulations will be developed that will facilitate the use of fines to increase safety compliance and requires manufacturers to provide more safety information.

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