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Tourist rental guidelines a joke, says safety campaigner

Wednesday, 3 December 2014, 12:03 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

Tourist rental guidelines a joke, says safety campaigner New guidelines for renting vehicles to tourists will do little to reduce the number of accidents involving foreign drivers, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . Editor Clive Matthew-Wilson ... More >>

Anti-speeding campaign based on phony science

Friday, 28 November 2014, 1:40 pm | Dog And Lemon guide

Ticketing ordinary motorists will have no effect on the groups who cause most road deaths, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . More >>

Judge joins calls for tourist driver tests

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 2:40 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

A district court judge has joined the growing number of professionals calling for tourist driving tests. More >>

Government failing to act over tourist accidents

Friday, 7 November 2014, 10:18 am | Dog And Lemon guide

The government’s strategy for dealing with tourist accidents has been a dismal failure, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . More >>

Many tourist car accidents preventable

Monday, 20 October 2014, 10:08 am | Dog And Lemon Guide

Simple steps could dramatically reduce the number of accidents involving tourists, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . More >>

Speeding campaigns damage confidence in police

Monday, 6 October 2014, 1:30 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

Extreme police anti-speeding campaigns alienate drivers and damage public confidence in the police, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . More >>

Time to rethink police chases, says safety campaigner

Thursday, 2 October 2014, 1:42 pm | Dog And Lemon guide

Police chases are dangerous and generally unnecessary, says the American Federal Bureau of Investigation. More >>

Government inaction killing innocent motorists

Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 11:36 am | Dog And Lemon Guide

Innocent people are dying due to long delays in installing centre lane barriers on high risk roads, says an outspoken road safety campaigner. More >>

ESC announcement ‘shamefully late’, says safety campaigner

Thursday, 10 July 2014, 4:20 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

The government announcement that Electronic Stability Control will become compulsory on new vehicles is effectively locking the stable door after the horse has bolted, says the car review website dogandlemon.com. Electronic Stability Control detects ... More >>

Time to restrict tourist car rentals, says safety campaigner

Tuesday, 3 June 2014, 2:05 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

Many tourists are not capable of driving safely on our roads, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . More >>

Poverty driving road deaths

Wednesday, 21 May 2014, 4:20 pm | Dog And Lemon guide

Many road accidents are the result of simple poverty, says the car review website dogandlemon.com. More >>

Tourists should be required to sit an online driving test

Wednesday, 7 May 2014, 2:55 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

The government should ban overseas travellers from renting cars until they have first passed an online driving test, says the car review website dogandlemon.com. More >>

Call for inquiry over driver licence tests

Friday, 2 May 2014, 10:29 am | Dog And Lemon Guide

The government should hold a full, public inquiry into the issuing of drivers’ licences, says the car review website dogandlemon.com. Editor Clive Matthew-Wilson, who is an active road safety campaigner, says: “I’m deeply concerned at the number ... More >>

Government ‘hypocritical’ over legal highs

Tuesday, 29 April 2014, 9:06 am | Dog And Lemon Guide

Government ‘hypocritical’ over legal highs, says safety campaigner. It’s hypocritical for the government to ban so-called legal highs while failing to deal with alcohol, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . Editor Clive Matthew-Wilson, who is ... More >>

Worst drivers think they’re the best drivers, says study

Sunday, 27 April 2014, 2:56 pm | The Dog and Lemon Guide

Worst drivers think they’re the best drivers, says study 71% of young motorists think they are better-than-average drivers, according to a British survey. This is despite the fact that young people are far more likely to die on the roads. The survey, ... More >>

Time to rethink road safety, says campaigner

Monday, 21 April 2014, 4:03 pm | Dog And Lemon guide

The police holiday road safety campaign has done little to reduce fatal road accidents, says the car review website dogandlemon.com . More >>

Government has blood on its hands over driveway deaths

Thursday, 10 April 2014, 2:14 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

Another child is dead because the government has failed to take effective action over driveway deaths, says the car review website dogandlemon.com. More >>

Safety campaigner slams ‘Safekids’ over driveway accidents

Sunday, 30 March 2014, 3:50 pm | Dog And Lemon Guide

The policies of the Safekids organisation have failed to reduce the high number of deaths on New Zealand driveways, says the car review website dogandlemon.com. Editor Clive Matthew-Wilson, who is an active road safety campaigner, says: “Safekids ... More >>

$1000 cars brave the wilds for charity

Friday, 21 March 2014, 11:36 am | Dog And Lemon guide

A group of brave drivers are taking low-budget cars the length of the country to raise money for people with neurological disorders. The six participants in the ‘1000-dollar-challenge’ rally aim to drive their motley cars the 2000 kilometres from Auckland to Bluff. More >>

ESC announcement too little, too late

Thursday, 27 February 2014, 9:05 am | The Dog and Lemon Guide

The government announcement that Electronic Stability Control will become compulsory on new vehicles, is too little, too late, says the car review website dogandlemon.com More >>

 

 

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