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Preston Carpenter thief

Preston Lee Carpenter Carpenter targeted seniors for theft at two senior homes. He was able to get inside the residences by posing as a family member & a maintenance person. March 21/14, was sentenced to 45 days in jail by Provincial Court Judge Fred Day. Warrants for his arrest for forgery, unlawfully in a dwelling […]

Police Officer Jack Redlick

February 2010, Edmonton Police Constable Jack Redlick viciously beat a handcuffed man, Kasimierz Kozina,. No action was taken by his superiors. He and two other plainclothes officers viciously beat a handcuffed man while he was down. It was observed and reported, by former Edmonton Police Officer, Derek Huff: “They basically had their knees on his […]

Elder Abuse by Simard MD & DriveABLE

A friend about my age who had no health issues and had never needed a family doctor went to a walk in for his first license medical. He has driven from 16 yrs of age, truck, heavy eqpt, clean record. He was made to take the Simard MD exam, where he scored low, then to […]

SIMARD MD – The Medically At-Risk Driver

Seniors are the safest drivers on Alberta roads. Alberta Transportation statistics indicate they are not causing the carnage on Alberta roads, they have the lowest casualty rates. Nevertheless, in 2008 the Minister of Transportation, introduced a pilot project that subjected all Albertans age seventy five, to a medical fitness assessment. In many medical clinics, a […]

DriveABLE madness

Michelle Mungall MLA Creston, BC Just the other day I received in my office a letter from Heather Myers, and she’s telling me the story of her father who was tested. His doctor, said he was in perfect health and in perfect driving capability & there should be no reason for the test (DriveABLE). But […]

Testing violates senior’s rights

According to Alberta Transportation statistics, seniors are the safest drivers on Alberta roads, they are not causing the often carnage on Alberta roads. It is documented they have the lowest casualty rates, Nevertheless, in 2008 the Minister of Transportation, introduced a pilot project that required all Albertans at age seventy five, be subjected to a […]

DriveABLE testing costly

The BC Medical Association worries that too much reliance is put on the DriveABLE computer test, the CBC’s Alan Waterman reports 2012. BC spends almost S2M on re-licensing senior drivers. Thus feeding the coffers of the multi-million dollar, private for profit, DRIVEABLE ASSESSMENT CORPORATION INC. of which Allan Dobbs PhD, founder of DriveABLE testing, owns […]

Covenant Health bans Shauna McHarg

Shauna McHarg is only one of many who have suffered banning. This morning, one man who has been victimized by such protocol put it this way, “What has my 101 year old mother done that she is daily being punished by being denied the care & comfort of family?” This man, has also been arbitrarily […]

APPLICATION by Covenant Health for Judicial Review of Freedom of Information (FOIP) Adjudicator’s Decisions.

COURT HEARING Edmonton Court House, February 20, & 21, 2014 – Thursday & Friday @ 10:00 AM. Shauna McHarg, who is the subject of banning in regard to her parents who are residents at the Covenant Health Edmonton General Long Term Care Centre, has not been allowed to see her father for close to two […]

Abuse by Government

For All Canadians Who Believe That there Are Equal Rights For Everyone, And not Just For Those That The Government Decides When Convenient. Please send this to your Federal MP, and demand that they investigate the many Transgressions of the Federal Laws, by the Ontario Government. Whereas the Ontario Government, through the Ministry of Transportation, […]

Ontario Study shows paying doctors curbs unfit drivers.

The Star Editorial dated February 5/ 14, states the matter as factual, that paying doctors to be bounty hunters reduces carnage on the roads. Then, as many of those zealots who wish to get older drivers off the road, cite seniors as medically at risk, even though their illnesses are most likely being treated and […]

Statistics speak loudly

http://elderadvocates.ca/wp-content/uploads/Age-of-Drivers.jpg In Alberta, statistics clearly indicate that cognitively impaired Albertans who may cause accidents, are NOT ON Alberta roads.

Abuse of older Albertans

Daily, across this fine province, numbers of capable, cognizant seniors applying to renew their driving license, are being abused by having to subject to a medical exam, the Simard MD test & DriveABLE test, which is sponsored by the private for profit, multimillion dollar DrivABLE Assessment Corp Inc. It’s time for someone to stand up, […]

“Food For Thought” – Ed Rockburne

For those that believe that it is alright to discriminate against the elderly in Ontario by illegal means. Consider this, if it is alright to discriminate against the elderly by illegal means (false pretences), then it is equally alright to discriminate against any other Human Rights Group, by illegal means, when it suits the Government”s […]

Upcoming Court Hearing – Angelo DePinto Estate

Provincial Court, Edmonton Court House, Edmonton, AB. Tuesday January 28, 2014 @ 2:00 PM Estate Hearing – M.DePinto