Seatbelts are mandatory for drivers and passengers. Children under 9 years of age, under 36 kg (79 Ib.) and 1.5 m (4 ft. 9 in.) must be in an infant carrier or approved child restraint. Speed limits are posted in kilometres. The transporting of radar detectors in vehicles is prohibited whether the device is in use and connected or not.
Highway signs contain service tabs, with the following three essential services: Gas, within three km (two mi.); food, within four km (2.5 mi.), accommodations, within five km (three mi.). Other services or attractions are found within 10 km (six mi.) of the exit. As well, blue and white standardized signs feature facility names and universal symbols to show you the way to adventures, attractions and services.
Please note that it is illegal to use cell phones and other hand-held devices while driving in New Brunswick. This includes hand-held cell phones, portable GPS, and entertainment devices.