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Motorcycle Lane Filtering: Riding on the Safe Side

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August 21, 2014

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We are often warned, in road safety campaigns, about the dangers of not paying attention to motorcycles on our roads. Finally, legislators in one state have heeded the message and have attempted to create a safer environment for all road users. In February, New South Wales became the first state to announce changes to legalise lane filtering by motorists, after a two month trial period in Sydney’s CBD. The reforms were aimed at increasing road safety for both motorcyclists and drivers and also easing traffic congestion. The new laws came into […]


Introduction of Interlock to the ACT

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August 5, 2014

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(Published The Canberra Times, Page 1 Times 2 section, July 28) By ANDREW FRASER The general look of devastation on an offender’s face at the removal of his licence to drive is often second only to that when one is sentenced to prison. In this town perhaps more than any other in the nation (save for the outback), enormous store is placed on the continuing ability to drive a motor vehicle. As judges and magistrates tell defendants every day, if it’s so important to have a licence, our drivers should be […]

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