This years Road Safety Week will focus on ‘Speed Management’ and what can be done to address this key risk factor.
"Injury crash numbers increase 28% between Spring and Summer"
"29% of Northland injury crashes are caused by poor observation"
"'Life's short, don't rush it'"
"Driving 5km/h above the speed limit in a 60km/h zone has the same level of casualty risk as driving at the New Zealand drink-driving limit (blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 50 mg/100 ml)."
"'Texting while driving increases the risk of a crash 23.2 times over unimpaired driving'"