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Should we lower the speed limit? – Expert reaction

Peter Griffin posted in on May 12th, 2015.

A heavy weekend road toll has sparked debate about how to improve road safety in New Zealand – is lowering the speed limit the answer? Ten people died in five separate crashes over the weekend, prompting Assistant Commissioner for Road Policing, Dave Cliff to call for a lowering of the speed limit on certain open roads. […]

Crash report highlights at-risk groups

John Kerr posted in on April 3rd, 2013.

A report on traffic deaths and injuries in greater Auckland has highlighted the communities most at risk of being harmed on our roads. New research from the University of Auckland, commissioned by Auckland Transport,  has analysed the most recently available traffic related deaths and hospitalisations data. The resulting report, released this week, report describes social […]

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