Winter Safety Driving Tips

Manitoba is known for cold and snow in the winter months, as well as poor driving conditions. Here are a few tips to keep in mind before you set out.

  • Check the weather forecast ahead of time.
  • Leave plenty of space between you and the vehicle ahead.
  • Stay on main roads.
  • Keep a phone charger in your car.
  • Slow down and move over for emergency vehicles.
  • Give yourself extra time to get to your destination.

Emergency Kit

Don't be left in the cold this winter. Make sure you have an emergency kit in your vehicle at all times.

Car Changes

Is your vehicle ready for winter? Here is what you should know before the first snowfall.

Know Before You Go

Safe winter driving starts before you even get in your vehicle.

A car driving on a road in the winter time.

Driving in Manitoba Can Be Tricky

For helpful information, read the How to Steer out of a Skid article in our 2019 Winter edition of the CAA Magazine!


Be ready for driving in winter conditions.

Winter Tire Low-Interest Financing

Manitoba Public Insurance now offers low-interest financing to eligible Manitobans who decide to purchase winter tires up to $2,000.00 per vehicle. The financing can be put towards the purchase of qualifying winter tires and any associated costs from participating retailers.