Archive for posts tagged with 'road safety'

Anti-hooning laws make our community safer

Brisbane Extra

Anti-hooning laws make our community safer

The streets are safer with tougher anti-hooning laws writes Premier Campbell Newman. When we came to power two-and-a-hal…

Portable speed warning signs clock up one year in operation

Brisbane's Voice

Portable speed warning signs clock up one year in operation

You may have noticed some electronic signs around Brisbane’s suburban streets that flash a smiley face or a Slow Down…

Billboard speeding campaign

Brisbane Extra

Keep safe on the roads over Easter

A new road safety campaign from the state government has been launched to maintain Queensland’s record low road…

Community groups help to reduce road toll by increasing road safety

Brisbane Extra

Community groups help to reduce road toll by increasing road safety

In an attempt to reduce the road toll, the Queensland Government is offering a second round of Community Road Safety…

Keep your tyres rolling this summer

Motoring News & Reviews

Keep your tyres rolling this summer

Tyre punctures and blowouts cause inconvenience and even accidents for many motorists during the holiday season. Much…

Slow down in school zones – children crossing!

Parenting

Slow down in school zones – children crossing!

With hundreds of students heading back to school this week drivers are being urged to drive carefully to avoid incidents…

Returning to work? Don’t be a distracted driver

City Talk

Returning to work? Don’t be a distracted driver

Now the holidays are coming to an end, everyone is returning to work and the roads. With traffic returning and drivers…

Story Bridge reopened after closure for roadworks

City Talk

Story Bridge reopened after closure for roadworks

The Story Bridge re-opened yesterday after it was closed for roadworks over the weekend. Infrastructure Chairman Cr…

Take care on the roads this festive season

Motoring News & Reviews

Take care on the roads this festive season

The Queensland Government has issued several warnings for drivers over the holiday period – keep these in mind whe…

New bridge confirms cyclist’s safety

Brisbane Extra

New bridge confirms cyclist’s safety

The government is making commuting to work via bicycle safer than ever and encourages everyone to jump on board. Cyclist…

Queensland roads to be reviewed

Motoring News & Reviews

Queensland roads to be reviewed

100 Queensland roads will be reviewed in the new year to determine whether their speed limits need to be altered. Ever…

Gold Coast mother launches child vehicle safety initiative

Parenting

Gold Coast mother launches child vehicle safety initiative

Gold Coast mother Niki Burton has introduced ‘Safe Spot’ stickers for vehicles that aim to educate kids about road safet…

Patrick Pace Car – slow and steady keeps kids safe

Motoring News & Reviews

Patrick Pace Car – slow and steady keeps kids safe

Speedy is not an option for Patrick Pace Car – an initiative to improve pedestrian safety around schools. Logan…

Road safety recognized

Motoring News & Reviews

Road safety recognized

The Australian Road Safety Awards recognize outstanding programs whilst pushing the need for road safety initiatives…

Kidsafe Day: Learn road safety with Sesame Street

Parenting

Kidsafe Day: Learn road safety with Sesame Street

Sesame Street’s Elmo and Grover are sending a road safety message to Queensland children ahead of a recent…