safety

Auto-braking decreases rear-end crash rates

Research in the US has found that automatic braking systems on cars reduced crashes by 39 per cent.

By |August 15th, 2016|Road safety|0 Comments

Three rules for safe driving around trucks

Motorists should remember three simple rules to ensure a safer journey when sharing the road with heavy vehicles.

By |August 1st, 2016|Road safety|0 Comments

Transport vision blocked by Budget blind spots

It’s not always easy to understand what’s in the Budget so we’ve done the work for you. We’ve put together a five minute guide of what’s in, what’s out and what that means for people moving around the State.

Stirling Men’s Shed does ‘eggcellent’ work

Our Community Education team talks to thousands of students every year about road safety. They use visual, factual and interactive learning activities to help teach students to become responsible road users.

What you need to know about self-explaining roads

As part of our State Budget Submission this year, RAC has called on the Government to trial self-explaining 30km per hour zones in appropriate areas. This isn’t a reduction of speed limits on all roads and it also isn’t new. We asked for the same thing in our Budget Submission last year. But, it’s definitely got people talking!