Road tolls boom but effect on traffic congestion up for debate
In 2015-16, total motorway tolls rose from $1.2 billion to $1.33 billion, largely as a result of the “national expansion.” This new highway-and-transport authority was launched in 2007 in a bid to bring the number of car-trai울산출장마사지ns per mile through Canberra to 21 by 2025. This year’s fi진주출장샵마사지gures show a drop of about 4 per cent on the previous year.
The figures suggest there has been a substantial increase in the number of people who travel from and to towns and cities to use motorways. In the two months to June this year, there were more than 4,200 road crashes엠 카지노 involving cars and a record of 873 fatalities.
The National Transport and Safety Board (NTSB) has been conducting research into this crash and road death statistics.
Mr Murray says some changes to the laws are needed, notably mandatory off-road cycling requirements and strict measures to monitor motorists’ driving behaviour.
While there should be an increased focus on road traffic crashes and on enforcement action, he says the focus must also be shifted from providing safe and reliable roads to road users’ behaviour.
There should also be an increased focus on education about crashes and road safety, in relation to how to deal with crashes and how to improve road safety.
The government is also reviewing the status of two roads in the city of Newcastle with a new design. Mr Murray says the council is aware of the concerns but that the decision rests with Transport Minister Darren Chester and the department of Transport.