Ontario Today | Jan 29, 2013 | 23:57

How to make the 401 less of a nail biter

A pileup of more than 70 cars east of Oshawa closed the 401 in both directions on Friday. Several people were hospitalized with injuries. How would you make this highway safer?

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Windsor Morning - DSM Medal 70th AnniversaryMar 6, 2015 | 3:59Windsor Morning DSM Medal 70th Anniversary Audio
Windsor Morning DSM Medal 70th Anniversary Mar 6, 2015 | 3:59Tom Simpson is 93 years old and may be the last surviving recipient of the DSM. He received the DSM 70 years ago (runs: 3:59)
Windsor Morning - DSM Metal 70th AnniversaryMar 6, 2015 | 3:59Windsor Morning DSM Metal 70th Anniversary Audio
Windsor Morning DSM Metal 70th Anniversary Mar 6, 2015 | 3:59Tom Simpson is 93 years old and may be the last surviving recipient of the DSM. He received the DSM 70 years ago (runs: 3:59)
Windsor Morning - Roads DeficitMar 6, 2015 | 7:10Windsor Morning Roads Deficit Audio
Windsor Morning Roads Deficit Mar 6, 2015 | 7:10Geoff Wilkinson, Executive Director of the Ontario Road Builders Assocation on the condition of the roads (runs: 7:10)
Windsor Morning - Mike's 5 Fun ThingsMar 6, 2015 | 7:35Windsor Morning Mike's 5 Fun Things Audio
Windsor Morning Mike's 5 Fun Things Mar 6, 2015 | 7:35CBC's Mike Evans with 5 fun things to do this weekend. (runs: 7:35)
Afternoon Drive - MacFabe Autism StudyMar 5, 2015 | 10:17Afternoon Drive MacFabe Autism Study Audio
Afternoon Drive MacFabe Autism Study Mar 5, 2015 | 10:17We speak to a Doctor from Western University who was recently invited to present at the 2015 "Nobel Forum Symposium" in Sweden on the work he is doing on the escalating problem of autism in children.
Afternoon Drive - Autism StudyMar 5, 2015 | 10:17Afternoon Drive Autism Study Audio
Afternoon Drive Autism Study Mar 5, 2015 | 10:17We speak to a Doctor from Western University who was recently invited to present at the 2015 "Nobel Forum Symposium" in Sweden on the work he is doing on the escalating problem of autism in children
Ontario Today - Call of the Day: Sitting sideways on the toiletMar 5, 2015 | 1:26Ontario Today Call of the Day: Sitting sideways on the toilet Audio
Ontario Today Call of the Day: Sitting sideways on the toilet Mar 5, 2015 | 1:26Caller's London apartment so small he couldn't fit in the bed. Ontario Today asks: Micro-living: How small can you go?
Windsor Morning - Charges result from 2014 fatal crashMar 5, 2015 | 5:47Windsor Morning Charges result from 2014 fatal crash Audio
Windsor Morning Charges result from 2014 fatal crash Mar 5, 2015 | 5:47Patrick Ducharme represents the board members of the Shores of Erie Wine Festival who were charged in the death of Emily Bernauer. (runs: 5:47)
Windsor Morning - Charges result from September 2014 fatal crashMar 5, 2015 | 5:47Windsor Morning Charges result from September 2014 fatal crash Audio
Windsor Morning Charges result from September 2014 fatal crash Mar 5, 2015 | 5:47Patrick Ducharme represents board members of the Shores of Erie Wine Festival who were charged in the death of Emily Bernauer. (runs: 5:47)
Windsor Morning - Frozen EggsMar 5, 2015 | 7:43Windsor Morning Frozen Eggs Audio
Windsor Morning Frozen Eggs Mar 5, 2015 | 7:43Francoise Baylis is speaking in Windsor about why women should or should not freeze their eggs (runs: 7:43)
Afternoon Drive - Gender inclusive washroomMar 4, 2015 | 8:11Afternoon Drive Gender inclusive washroom Audio
Afternoon Drive Gender inclusive washroom Mar 4, 2015 | 8:11There's a new loo at Beal Secondary School in London. Students, staff and visitors can now use an all-gender washroom. It's one of the first schools in London to offer an all gender washroom.
Ontario Today - Call of the Day: Assisted Suicide: It's not about you, doctorMar 4, 2015 | 2:45Ontario Today Call of the Day: Assisted Suicide: It's not about you, doctor Audio
Ontario Today Call of the Day: Assisted Suicide: It's not about you, doctor Mar 4, 2015 | 2:45Caller says Supreme Court ruling gives him the choice, not his doctor, to end his life. Ontario Today asks: Assisted Suicide: What do we need to consider?
Windsor Morning - Windsor councillor reacts to library web cam womanMar 4, 2015 | 9:25Windsor Morning Windsor councillor reacts to library web cam woman Audio
Windsor Morning Windsor councillor reacts to library web cam woman Mar 4, 2015 | 9:25Windsor city councillor Jo-Anne Gignac speaks to Windsor Morning about the Library web cam woman. (runs: 9:25)
Ontario Today - Call of the Day: Engineering still an Old Boys' ClubMar 3, 2015 | 3:18Ontario Today Call of the Day: Engineering still an Old Boys' Club Audio
Ontario Today Call of the Day: Engineering still an Old Boys' Club Mar 3, 2015 | 3:18Two engineers in this family; neither one is using their degree. Ontario Today asks: Why can't engineers find jobs in their field?
Windsor Morning - Second SpanMar 3, 2015 | 6:33Windsor Morning Second Span Audio
Windsor Morning Second Span Mar 3, 2015 | 6:33The Canadian Transit Company is making yet another attempt to build a second bridge right beside the one that's been there since 1927.

1 of 34