30 Jul 2012
The final report of Adelaide Thinker in Residence Professor Fred Wegman, Driving down the road toll by building a Safe System,has been released.
Minister for Road Safety Jennifer Rankine has welcomed the release of the report, which provides a comprehensive list of recommendations to guide road safety policy in South Australia.
Professor Wegman is one of the world’s most respected road safety experts, and his home country, the Netherlands, is one of the world leaders in road safety.
The department has committed to improve safety along its transport networks and to provide some practical responses to incidents of object throwing.
The South Australian Government conducted an audit of speed cameras to ensure they are operating for safety purposes and not to raise revenue.
Works to upgrade the intersection of Cross Road, Duthy Street and Harrow Terrace, Kingswood will occur this weekend; Saturday and Sunday, 20 and 21 April.
New traffic lights and more right-hand turn lanes will be added to the junction of Bridge Road and Maxwell Road, in Para Hills, as part of a $7.23 million safety upgrade set to commence on Sunday.