This years Road Safety Week will focus on ‘Speed Management’ and what can be done to address this key risk factor.
"Live To See Another Day - Put The Phone Away"
"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)."
"In a crash, bicycle helmets reduces the risk of severe brain by as much as 74%."
"Texting, while driving increases your crash risk 23 times."
"There are 3 X as many bend loss of control/head on crashes than the next highest crash movement"