Category: Minister for Road Safety and the TAC

Locals Have Their Say On Road Safety At Portland Forum

Residents from Portland and surrounding towns in Western Victoria will share their ideas and thoughts on how to make local roads safer at tonight’s regional road safety forum. It has been a devastating year to date on Victoria’s roads, with 185 deaths, compared with 124 at the same time last year – an increase of […]

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Gippsland Trail Blazes In Motorbike Safety

Trail bike riders will see a significant boost to their safety with a new pilot project for riders using the popular Neerim State Forest in Gippsland thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced $2.8 million from the Motorcycle Safety Levy to improve the safety […]

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Safer Rural Intersections Across Gippsland

Nineteen of Gippsland’s highest-risk intersections will be made safer as part of the first round of the Andrews Labor Government’s state-wide blitz targeting rural and regional Victoria’s most dangerous intersections. In a move that will prevent crashes and save lives, each intersection will receive a combination of safety improvements including upgraded advanced warning signs, new […]

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New Pull-Over Areas To Boost Safety On Princes Highway

Eight new roadside stopping areas will be constructed on the Princes Highway between Stratford and Bairnsdale where safety barriers have been installed, to give drivers more dedicated areas to pull over safely. In response to community feedback, Minister for Roads and Minister for Road Safety and the TAC today announced that six new stopping areas […]

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Locals To Have Their Say On Road Safety At Sale Forum

Residents from Sale and surrounding towns in Gippsland will share their ideas and thoughts on how to make local roads safer at tonight’s regional road safety forum. It has been a devastating year to date on Victoria’s roads, with 185 deaths, compared with 124 at the same time last year – an increase of 49%. […]

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Boosting Safety At Remembrance Drive Intersection

A safer speed limit, more signage and new rumble strips are being installed to immediately boost safety and increase driver awareness at one of the Ballarat area’s highest-risk intersections. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced a package of safety upgrades that will be rolled out at the intersection of […]

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Victoria Takes Action Against Offensive Wicked Campers

The Andrews Labor Government will introduce new laws to ban vehicles displaying offensive images or slogans from travelling on Victorian roads. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford announced the new laws at a meeting with other Australian Transport Ministers today in Adelaide today. The new legislation will be presented to Parliament later this […]

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Boosting Safety When Entering Western Victorian Towns

People walking, riding and driving into towns across Western Victoria will be safer with improvements rolling out at town entrances thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Jaala Pulford said that ‘gateway improvements’ including eye-catching signage and unique road markings were being installed at town entrances as part of an […]

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Boosting Safety On Ballarat Road

The Andrews Labor Government is taking immediate action to boost safety on Ballarat Road in Albion and Ardeer. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today announced a package of immediate work the Labor Government will undertake to make Ballarat Road safer between Deer Park and Sunshine. The works include a new, […]

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Safety Boost For High-Risk Intersections In Northern Victoria

Forty-five of northern Victoria’s highest-risk intersections will be made safer as part of the first of round of a state-wide blitz targeting rural and regional Victoria’s most dangerous intersections thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Roads and Minister for Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford announced that intersections will be improved across […]

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