According to the NSW Centre for Road Safety, only half of the serious injuries caused by road collisions are recorded road trauma statistics, because police and hospital records cannot be matched.
Apparently accurate up to a kilometre, the new cameras the NSW government possess will be targeting incorrect mobile phone use on our roads.
In a bold new move, the NSW police will now turn up to the residences of traffic offenders to scare them straight. Knock knock, it’s the sound the police.
In the wake of a historic holiday road toll, the NSW police have tightened the laws surrounding those who are caught driving under the influence.
Under new rules for L and P-plate drivers, mobile phones cannot be used for text, navigation apps or even streaming music in hands-free mode.