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Road safety educator calls for increased vigilance

Friday, 20 October 2017, 9:16 am | Road Safety Education

New Zealand’s largest Youth Road Safety Educator, is sending a timely reminder to keep road safety front of mind when travelling this Labour weekend. They are asking drivers and passengers to commit to giving the road their full attention to keep ... More >>

What is Happening to Our Road Toll?

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 10:21 am | Road Safety Education

After a horror weekend on NZ roads not for profit Road Safety Education Limited (RSE) supports the policepledge to drivers to take more responsibility on the country's roads. More >>

Orange Day parade highlights road safety this Friday

Monday, 28 August 2017, 4:43 pm | Road Safety Education

Wellington City Council is thrilled to once again support the Orange Day parade, the annual Road Patrollers March for Road Safety, happening this Friday 1 September. More >>

Wear Yellow this week to support bringing down our road toll

Thursday, 4 May 2017, 12:01 pm | Road Safety Education

Communities across New Zealand will be calling on drivers to #SlowDown as part of UN Global Road Safety Week 2017 (8-14 May), to help save lives on NZ roads. More >>

50,000 students have attended road safety progamme

Wednesday, 8 March 2017, 4:13 pm | Road Safety Education

Getting behind the wheel of a car as a young driver or passenger is said to be among the most dangerous things a person will do in their entire life. More >>

NZ Road Statistics Are Greater than World Airline Fatalities

Friday, 10 February 2017, 4:22 pm | Road Safety Education

While the world reels in horror each time there is an aircraft crash and people are killed with families aching with grief, we seem to be complacent when many hundreds of people are killed on our roads. More >>

This New Year – Road Safety is Everyone’s Business

Wednesday, 11 January 2017, 8:35 am | Road Safety Education

2016 will undoubtedly go down as one of the worst years in recent history for road crash fatalities in New Zealand. However, the opportunity is looming to turn those statistics around by making New Year’s resolutions about our driving patterns and ... More >>

Tips for Staying Safe on Our Roads

Monday, 26 December 2016, 8:04 pm | Road Safety Education

Tips for Staying Safe on Our Roads During the Holiday Season December 27, 2017 This is the time of the year when more young people are driving to visit families and holiday destinations to enjoy a well deserved break. And while there’s still time ... More >>

Key to a Safe Christmas Holiday Driving is Being Prepared

Thursday, 22 December 2016, 9:17 am | Road Safety Education

The Christmas/New Year holiday season is tantalisingly close. Holiday breaks, which have been planned for months, Christmas shopping, parties, celebrating and taking off on the traditional New Zealand road trip. More >>

Lack of Road Safety Education Costing Young Lives

Monday, 26 September 2016, 11:53 am | Road Safety Education

Not for profit agency Road Safety Education Limited (RSE) recently released four year social impact study shows that the gap between driver licensing and road safety education is a large contributing factor to the death of youth on New Zealand roads. More >>

Efforts to Bring Maori Youth Road Toll Down Welcomed

Friday, 9 September 2016, 11:52 am | Road Safety Education

New Zealand Firsts recent announcement on road safety and an investment in youth road safety education in particular is welcomed by Road Safety Education. (2) More >>

Groundbreaking Study into Youth Road Trauma

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 1:57 pm | Road Safety Education

A groundbreaking study into the social impact of education on youth road trauma has revealed significant knowledge gaps in driver training in the lead up to gaining a drivers licence. More >>

Drugged driving initiative welcomed by Road Safety Education

Friday, 26 August 2016, 12:56 pm | Road Safety Education

The governments recent announcement to crack down on drugged driving is welcomed by Road Safety Education. (5) More >>

Small increments in speed can have fatal consequences

Monday, 13 June 2016, 10:50 am | Road Safety Education

Leading New Zealand youth road safety educator Road Safety Education Ltd (RSE), has supported comments by Associate Professor Sam Charlton, a driver behaviour specialist from Waikato University, that even a small shift in average speed has a big impact ... More >>

Drivers need to wake up to driver fatigue

Monday, 30 May 2016, 9:24 am | Road Safety Education

“Almost two thirds of fatigue related crashes involve young drivers and it’s important that we educate them about the risk and the warning signs” says Road Safety Education NZ Programme Manager, Maria Lovelock More >>

Drugged drivers most dangerous to their friends

Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 12:07 pm | Road Safety Education

“There is a real danger when teenagers accept rides from so called friends who are blazed – it could cost you your life” says Maria Lovelock, New Zealand Road Safety Education Programme Manager. More >>


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