Roadwork Speed Limits

Time to slow down for Roadwork Speed Limits! Everyone has had the frustrating experience of having to slow down to a snail’s pace while driving through a road work site. It’s especially annoying when there doesn’t appear to be anyone working on the site,...

Driving While Wearing Headphones

What are the laws regarding Driving While Wearing Headphones? Driving can be a dull and stressful activity. Sometimes the only thing that makes it tolerable is listening to music, podcasts and the occasional radio program. However when the cars stereo system is...

Driving With Thongs, Is It Legal?

Thongs are the preferred footwear of most Aussies. The loose fitting shoe is ideal for the arid climate where it’s too hot for closed in footwear, which inevitably leads to some people driving in them. Which begs the question is it legal to operate a vehicle...

Driving In High Heels

Learning to drive is a significant milestone for most Aussies, it can be a liberating and highly enjoyable experience. But it also carries risk, which is why it’s important for drivers to engage in low-risk driving behaviors to alleviate these risks. What a lot...

Corporate policy on Mobile Phone Use

We all know driving your car while using a mobile phone, hands-free, is very distracting. In our experience, it seems that there is no consistency in how employers instruct their staff on mobile phone use while in control of a motor vehicle. One company we know...