Multiple crashes in Bay of Plenty

Emergency services have been attending a crash on State Highway 33 this morning. The crash occurred on the Rotorua side of Paengaroa between Allport... Read More

Working to reduce death and injury on NZ roads

Police are partnering with Z Energy and 250 bottle stores to encourage drivers and drinkers to plan ahead to keep safe over Queen’s Birthday weekend. “As... Read More

SADD challenges Kiwis this weekend

Students Against Dangerous Driving - SADD is calling for a collective Kiwi response to change the course of a dismal 40 year record.   From 1980... Read More

Carbon targets threaten small freight firms

Further consolidation is expected in the road freight industry as small firms struggle to meet decarbonisation targets on their own. An industry report... Read More

Working towards fatal free NZ roads

  With New Zealand committing to a future where no one is killed or seriously injured on our roads, people are urged to support safer speeds around... Read More

Two seriously injured in motorbike crash

Two people are in Waikato Hospital in serious condition following a motorbike crash in the Bay of Plenty. The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter and... Read More

SH30 Rotorua road works this coming week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua... Read More

Two seriously injured following crash on SH5

Two people have been seriously injured following a motorcycle crash on State Highway 5. Police responded to a motorcycle crash on SH5 at Ngatira about... Read More

Fatal crash in Opotiki

One person has died following a crash involving a motorbike and a car in Opotiki this evening. The crash, which occurred at the intersection of Bridge... Read More

Petrol car import ban idea floated

The Transport Ministry has again floated the banning of importing petrol and diesel cars by 2035 so New Zealand does not become a dumping ground for... Read More

Ex-policeman’s warning after fatal tablet crash

A former traffic officer has shared his advice for the safe placement of on-board tablets following a fatal incident in Auckland in June 2018. An elderly... Read More

Two cars hitting trees within 20 minute period

Within a 20 minute period, one car hit a tree near Rotoma and another car hit a tree near Lake Okataina. Police report that a single vehicle went into... Read More

SH33 to get new slow vehicle bay

Passing on State Highway 33 is expected to become safer for all road users from next week, with a new slow vehicle bay replacing an existing passing... Read More

New tech to improve brake safety

New mobile roller brake testers and thermal imaging devices will improve road safety and reduce the risk of a serious injury or death on our roads as... Read More

One dead following crash with tree

One person is dead following a crash in the Bay of Plenty. Emergency services were called to the single vehicle crash in Rotorua just after midnight.... Read More