Northland Road Safety

Community Organisation

Northland Road Safety
Walton Plaza
Level 1
Whangarei 0110
28 days ago

Report dangerous driving to *555, says Northland's top Road Policing Manager

Ian Crayton-Brown from Northland Road Safety

A truck driver's dash camera footage capturing shocking driver behaviour in Northland is a graphic illustration of why the region's road toll continues to rise, according to Northland Police Inspector Wayne Ewers.

He appealed to anyone witnessing dangerous driving to report it to …View more
A truck driver's dash camera footage capturing shocking driver behaviour in Northland is a graphic illustration of why the region's road toll continues to rise, according to Northland Police Inspector Wayne Ewers.

He appealed to anyone witnessing dangerous driving to report it to police immediately by calling *555.

nzherald.co.nz/northern-advocate/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503450&objectid=12057080
Image
43 days ago

Science Behind Crashes

Ian Crayton-Brown from Northland Road Safety

What happens to vehicles and their occupants in crashes is determined by science. "You can't argue with the laws of physics," says Griff Jones, award-winning high school physics teacher who goes behind the scenes at the Institute's Vehicle Research Center to explore the basic …View moreWhat happens to vehicles and their occupants in crashes is determined by science. "You can't argue with the laws of physics," says Griff Jones, award-winning high school physics teacher who goes behind the scenes at the Institute's Vehicle Research Center to explore the basic science behind car crashes.

youtu.be/vjQA3NrVvrk
Image
44 days ago

Road Safety Week 2018

Ian Crayton-Brown from Northland Road Safety

Road Safety Week 2018 will take place 7 - 13 May, and the theme will be seat belts and distractions.

Road Safety Week is a community event held annually in May, promoted by Brake but run by you. It's your opportunity to get great publicity and attention for a road safety campaign run by you…View more
Road Safety Week 2018 will take place 7 - 13 May, and the theme will be seat belts and distractions.

Road Safety Week is a community event held annually in May, promoted by Brake but run by you. It's your opportunity to get great publicity and attention for a road safety campaign run by you in your town, company, club, school or kindy. Whoever you are, wherever you live, help raise awareness of the terrible carnage on NZ roads by getting involved in Road Safety Week. Use the links below to sign up, find out more, and get planning!

brake.org.nz/campaigns-events/events-training/road-safety-week
Image
50 days ago

Northland Police Road Safety Blitz

Ian Crayton-Brown from Northland Road Safety

Northland Police running intense road safety campaign targeting the 'Fatal 5' factors involved in vehicle crashes.

nzherald.co.nz/northern-advocate/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503450&objectid=12042303
Image
71 days ago

Kiwis Should Not Fear Lower Speed Limits

Ian Crayton-Brown from Northland Road Safety

Many drivers believe that as the speed limit is 100km/h they have the god given right to travel a 100km distance every hour. The fact is, however, that unless you are tempted to break the speed limit significantly, it is almost impossible to travel at 100km/h for more than a few minutes at a time.

stuff.co.nz/motoring/102940453/kiwis-should-not-fear-a-lower-speed-limit
Image
Top