Media Statements

Too many motorcyclists dying

Tasmania’s motorcycle death and serious injury statistics, and individual examples of extraordinarily risky and dangerous rider behaviour detected by Police, show we have a significant road safety challenge. Read more

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Make the right call

A 17-year-old Hobart College student has won the $5000 first prize in this year’s Road Safety Week competition.

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Traumatic toll of youth

Tasmanians aged between 17 and 25 are 11 percent of the population but 30 percent of the serious casualties (fatalities and serious injuries) from road trauma. Road trauma is the second leading cause of death of young people. Read more

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