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A new survey has shown the types of risks us Kiwis take while we're out and about as pedestrians on the road, and it looks like we're admitting to some pretty risky behaviours!

Here's a story from the amazing Brake charity in the UK. They've launched a new campaign which is based on the following combination of findings:

  • Most adults are not getting their recommended daily amount of exercise...

We put on our presenting hats a couple of weeks ago! The EMA gave us the great opportunity to present a webinar, and we were lucky enough to have an audience a few hundred strong! But if you missed it, don't worry, we've got the video link for you...

Remember our post about the difference between roundabouts and intersections? The infamous Mythbusters team certainly showed the value of roundabouts in terms of efficiency. But what about how safe they are, especially when people don't use them properly?  One particular roundabout in Lower Hutt appears to be the perfect site to catch drivers ​who aren't indicating properly. A ...

We are always interested in what other countries are doing in terms of road safety. We can learn a lot from what others are trying, and what is working/not working for them. In last week's webinar presented by Fleetcoach, Dr Isler mentioned the 'Vision Zero' that Sweden has in place...

Earlier this week, we released our latest Specific Skills module available to all Fleetcoach Programme users. It's all about fatigue, how you can recognise it and what you can do about it when it strikes while you're driving. In light of this new release we thought we would share with you some of the things we learnt while researching this module...

Sleep is so very important to us mere humans, and we simply can't go for very long without enough of it. In fact, when we're fatigued, we feel physical signs and symptoms, we are worse at decision making and spotting danger, and we react much more slowly to things that happen around us...

We were at the inaugural New Zealand Brake Road Safety Charity annual awards this week, and we loved every minute...

Sometimes we get a little caught up in what's happening in our little New Zealand, and the law changes, research and initiatives that go on here. But there are people all over the world doing really great things when it comes to road safety, so we'd like to bring you information on these efforts...

We've talked about distraction a fair bit and so you'll know by now quite how how risky it is to do anything behind the wheel except for driving...