Tag Archives: Drink Driving

Road Safety Campaign aimed at Young Drivers Launched

Young drivers are often the ones who fall victim to road crashes linked to alcohol. Now in an effort to tackle this problematic issue among the youth, Insurer AAMI and Sydney’s Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH) have joined forces to implement a new road safety campaign aimed at young drivers. There is an increasing body […]

Police Investigate Perth Crashes

A serious road crash in Perth recently has been linked to alcohol according to police. According to reports the driver’s vehicle left the road and capsized after he failed to negotiate a roundabout, possibly due to intoxication. He then hit into a parked car, a fence and power pole. This article on Yahoo News explains: […]

America Urged to Cut Limit on Alcohol for Drivers

A debate is raging in The United States about whether or not to lower the legal alcohol limit for drivers following a surge in road deaths caused by drink driving. According to an article on The New York Times website, thousands of people are killed on American roads each year by car crashes caused by […]

Drink Driving Leads to Crash in Milton

According to Roads Transport and Maritime Services NSW, drink driving is a factor in about one in every five crashes in NSW where someone loses their life. Of the drink drivers who are killed, 97 per cent are men and 64 per cent are under the age of 40. The consequences of driving while under […]