‘Tis The Season ……. Not To Be A Road Statistic.
In 2015, the Australian and New Zealand road tolls were 1209 and 319 respectively. These were the highest recorded in three years, bucking a downward trend that had existed for more than a decade. Based on current numbers, the prediction is that Australia will finish the year at around 1270 and New Zealand at 335. Similar trends exist in other parts of the western world. Why is this happening now? A naturalistic driving study (these types of studies measure real-life driving