road safety epidemic

NT restricts speed despite evidence

Despite a zero fatality rate on highways with open speed limits, the Northern Territory has once again returned to 130km/h speed restrictions. The NT used to have open speed limits on its highways, but in 2006, the then Labor Government imposed a 130km/h limit. Instead of accidents reducing, they increased. In fact, 307 died in the NT over the …

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Black Dog Ride speed limit despite

Territory derestricts speed limit

How many motorcycle riders will be heading to the Northern Territory to try out the unlimited speed limit on a 336km section of the Stuart Highway? The NT government has decided to permanently allow motorists to choose their own speed on a long section of the Stuart Highway after a successful 18-month evidence-based trial. Advocates …

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