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Drivers stoned on marijuana test their driving skills

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Alarming conclusions from drowsy driver study - New Zealand Herald

Alarming conclusions from drowsy driver study
New Zealand Herald
Most admitted when a driver fatigue warning system was installed they tended to rely on the technology and were apt to keep driving on even when they felt tired.
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Police arrest Sydney man for drink driving with toddler - Yahoo!7 News

Police arrest Sydney man for drink driving with toddler - Yahoo!7 News | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
Police arrest Sydney man for drink driving with toddler
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A Sydney man has been charged after allegedly being caught drink driving with his 16-month-old son in the car.
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Speeding, drink driving tarnish WA Day - Perth Now

Speeding, drink driving tarnish WA Day - Perth Now | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
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Speeding, drink driving tarnish WA Day
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Seventy-seven drivers have been charged with drink driving, four have returned positive drug tests and 254 speeding offences have been recorded.
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Advertising campaigns < Driver fatigue < NSW Centre for Road Safety < www.rta.nsw.gov.au

Advertising campaigns < Driver fatigue < NSW Centre for Road Safety < www.rta.nsw.gov.au | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
Information on driver fatigue advertising campaigns.
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Advertising campaigns < Speeding < NSW Centre for Road Safety < www.rta.nsw.gov.au

Advertising campaigns < Speeding < NSW Centre for Road Safety < www.rta.nsw.gov.au | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
Speeding, no one thinks big of you
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Young drivers urged to not become road statistics - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Young drivers urged to not become road statistics - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
New statistics show young drivers continue to be over-represented in road accidents in southern Queensland.
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Teen death driver loses sentence appeal

Teen death driver loses sentence appeal | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
A TEENAGE driver who crashed his car killing four friends has lost a bid for a reduction in his two-year minimum jail term, which a judge has described as "lenient".
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Road carnage: 191 lives, $1.3 billion - The Border Mail

Road carnage: 191 lives, $1.3 billion - The Border Mail | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
Road carnage: 191 lives, $1.3 billion
The Border Mail
He said young drivers were ''over-represented'' in fatal crashes, and fatigue-related accidents in the Hunter had jumped from 7.4 per cent in 2010 to 22.7per cent this year.
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Heathcote man faces drink-driving charge; had toddler in car

Heathcote man faces drink-driving charge; had toddler in car | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
A Heathcote man has been charged with-drink driving while his toddler, 16 months, was in the car. (Heathcote man faces drink-driving charge; had toddler in car: A Heathcote man has been charged with-drink driving...
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Truck driver fatigued before fatal crash, court told - The Age

Truck driver fatigued before fatal crash, court told - The Age | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
Truck driver fatigued before fatal crash, court told
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A truck driver was fatigued at the time he crashed into the back of a car and killed its occupant because he had been doing extra driving work outside his usual job, a court has heard.
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Man caught drink driving with child in car - The West Australian

Man caught drink driving with child in car
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A Sydney father has allegedly been caught drink driving at more than double the legal limit with his toddler son in the car.
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Drink-driving L-plater skids through Bendigo intersection - Bendigo Advertiser

Drink-driving L-plater skids through Bendigo intersection - Bendigo Advertiser | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
Drink-driving L-plater skids through Bendigo intersection
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June 2, 2013, 9:13 a.m.. One street sign that was knocked over in the crash. Picture: Josh Fagan.
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GEARED – Rules for L and P plate drivers

GEARED – Rules for L and P plate drivers | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
GEARED tells you everything you need to know about getting your NSW driver's licence and keeping it.
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Teen charged after pedestrian killed

Teen charged after pedestrian killed | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
A drink-driving 16-year-old has been charged after his car hit and killed a pedestrian in Adelaide's eastern suburbs.
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Review of NSW speed camera programs < Speeding < NSW Centre for Road Safety < www.rta.nsw.gov.au

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The 7.30 Report - ABC

The 7.30 Report - ABC | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
For decades authorities around the country have battled to reduce the number of fatal car accidents and in particular the disproportionately high number of young people who lose their lives Drivers u
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Horror crash may spark new rules - National - smh.com.au

Horror crash may spark new rules - National - smh.com.au | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
The horrific car crash that killed four boys reinforces
Queensland's move to limit passengers in young drivers' cars, says
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POLL: Road carnage: 191 lives, $1.3billion - Newcastle Herald

POLL: Road carnage: 191 lives, $1.3billion - Newcastle Herald | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
POLL: Road carnage: 191 lives, $1.3billion
Newcastle Herald
He said young drivers were ''over-represented'' in fatal crashes, and fatigue-related accidents in the Hunter had jumped from 7.4per cent in 2010 to 22.7per cent this year.
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Police blitz on campers and holidaymakers on Noosa's North Shore beaches nets drug users (Qld)

Police blitz on campers and holidaymakers on Noosa's North Shore beaches nets drug users (Qld) | Year 10 Road Safety | Scoop.it
POLICE say a beach blitz north of Noosa has put the brakes on drink-driving and has also uncovered young campers using drugs.

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MildGreen Initiative's curator insight, April 2, 2013 9:45 AM

Another feel good story pretending to be a 'success' in the war on some drugs....