NewsHaliburton Highlands O.P.P. wants people to be safe when sledding in the county SHARE ON: Kenny Trenton, contributor, Thursday, Jan. 11th, 2018 Haliburton Highlands O.P.P. Community Safety Officer, Dianna Dauphinee. June 29, 2017. Photo: Supplied by Kenny TrentonSnowmobiling is a passion in Haliburton County but it can also be dangerous.The Haliburton Highlands O.P.P. says something as simple as wearing a helmet could save your life if you fall.Community Safety Officer Dianna Dauphinee says sledders need to be even more cautious at night. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Dauph-1.mp3Dauphinee also suggests avoiding riding of frozen lakes or rivers but has some suggestions if you have to. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Dauph-2.mp3She adds that you should also tell someone when you expect to be back from your ride, and that impaired snowmobiling carries the same penalties as impaired driving.