This Easter weekend, the OPP is reminding drivers to keep your eyes on the road, and not on your smartphone.
The OPP says it will be deploying extra enforcement and increasing visibility.
Police advice the use of hands-free electronics at all times when driving.
Under the new driving laws, a distracted driver can be fined up-to a thousand dollars and three demerit points.
Police say wildlife pose a greater threat on northern roads as nearly 50 per cent of all collisions in the north this past year.
Police are advising drivers to slow down and prepare to stop if you see an animal on the road.