Category: Minister for Road Safety and the TAC

Regional Communities To Have Their Say On Road Safety

The Andrews Labor Government will hold eight road safety community roundtables across Victoria in the coming months to seek views on reducing the number of lives lost and serious injuries on regional roads. The community roundtables will follow on from last week’s Road Safety Summit at the State Library, where road safety experts and community […]

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We All Have A Role To Keep Our Roads Safe

Victorian drivers are being urged to slow down and adapt to changing conditions, with the onset of winter and the approaching long weekend increasing risk levels on the state’s roads. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and TAC Jaala Pulford today joined representatives from the Transport Accident Commission and VicRoads to call on Victorian motorists to […]

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New Campaign Highlights The Dangers Of Distracted Driving

A new campaign is calling on drivers to ditch the distractions and put their phones away to make Victoria’s roads safer. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today joined the Transport Accident Commission CEO Joe Calafiore to unveil the new campaign ahead of the Victorian Road Safety Summit. The campaign tells […]

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New Speed Limit To Boost Safety Through Casterton

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting safety for drivers and pedestrians in the heart of Casterton. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford today announced a new 40km/h speed limit would be introduced on the Glenelg Highway in the main shopping strip of Casterton. As a key freight route, the Glenelg Highway carries about 2600 vehicles a […]

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Smoother, Safer Roads Across Our Suburbs And Regions

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its promises and making the roads Victorians rely on every day safer and more reliable as part of a huge investment in our suburbs and regions. Over the last four years, the Labor Government has overhauled Victoria’s road network – upgraded the Monash and Tullamarine freeways, alongside fixing […]

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Landmarks Light Up And Hundreds Walk For Road Safety

Hundreds of people have converged on Albert Park Lake and Iconic Victorian landmarks will glow yellow this week in memory and support of people impacted by road trauma. Minister for Roads and Minister for Road Safety and TAC Jaala Pulford today joined the Transport Accident Commission (TAC), Victoria Police, Road Trauma Support Services Victoria and […]

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Focus On Pedestrian Safety As People Head To The City

Pedestrians and motorists are being urged to be more cautious in Melbourne, with new data raising safety concerns for people who travel to the city these school holidays. Already this year 10 pedestrians have been killed in Victoria with six of those people dying on Melbourne streets. Minister for Road Safety and the TAC Jaala […]

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Victorians Urged To Play Their Part In Keeping Roads Safe

Victorians are being asked to take extra care on the roads these school holidays after a tragic start to the year. Already this year 90 people have died on Victoria’s roads, with 59 of those deaths happening in regional areas across Victoria. This time last year there had been 58 deaths across Victoria, with 31 […]

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A Safer Journey Between Waurn Ponds And Anglesea

Travelling down to Anglesea is now safer with a package of upgrades complete on busy tourist routes Anglesea Road and the Great Ocean Road, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. The safety upgrades between Waurn Ponds and Anglesea include a wide centre line to reduce the risk of head-on crashes, roadside flexible safety barriers to […]

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Applications Now Open For Local Road Safety Grants

The Andrews Labor Government is inviting community groups and local councils from across Victoria to apply for grants to boost road safety in their area. Minister for Roads and Minister for Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced that the next round of the TAC’s Towards Zero Community Grants program is now open. […]

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