10 Apr 2013
Road Safety Minister Michael O’Brien today launched a new road safety campaign to increase motorists’ awareness about sharing the road with heavy vehicles.
Mr O’Brien said the Share the Road campaign was aimed at educating motorists about safely overtaking heavy vehicles and keeping safe distances.
“We are launching this campaign as we head into the school holidays when more cars and cyclists are on the road,” Mr O’Brien said.
“What is concerning is the mistakes being made by motorists when driving near heavy vehicles.
Read more >>
Learn more about sharing the road safely with heavy vehicles on the Road Safety web site.
Drug drivers will face an automatic loss of licence under tough new drug-driving laws to be introduced to Parliament.
A new safety campaign has launched to send a powerful reminder to drivers to slow down and play their part in keeping our road crews safe.
Safety on the Flinders Highway will soon be improved with safety barrier installation, shoulder sealing and line marking works commencing today.
Safety on various sections of the South Eastern Freeway will be improved with more than 10.7 kilometres of reseal works commencing on Monday, 16 January 2017.