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Speak up for road safety

Queensland Road Safety Week (21–25 August 2017) is your chance to make our roads safer.

Communities, schools, sporting groups and workplaces are encouraged to host local events and share road safety messages with colleagues, family and friends.

Each day of the week focusses on different road safety issues including speed, drink and drug driving, distractions, seatbelts and child restraints, sharing the road and fatigue.

Everyone can make a difference.

You can:

Visit Join the Drive to find out more and see what events are being held near you.

The Safer Roads, Safer Queensland: Queensland Road Safety Action Plan 2017-2019 (PDF, 9.76MB), which aims to reduce death and serious injury on Queensland roads, has also been released. The 29-point plan outlines initiatives to be implemented over the next 2 years, including priority areas:

  • delivering safer roads for Queenslanders
  • getting people in safer vehicles
  • encouraging safer road use
  • planning our future and strengthening our partnerships.

Find out more about Queensland’s road safety strategy an action plans.