Booklets To Promote Road Safety for Cyclists and Motorists

A series of booklets called “The Best Practice Guides” has been released to promote responsible road sharing between cyclists and motorists. The booklets were funded by a $52,000 grant from the Road Trauma Trust Account, and were produced as a collaboration between WestCycle and Road Safety Minister Michelle Roberts. Ms Roberts said that it is…

Extra hours for WA Learner Drivers?

The way learner drivers get their P-Plates is set to change later this year. WA leaners will now have to complete 50 hours of supervised driving before sitting the practical assessment to get their P-Plates. They are also required to pass the hazard perception before sitting their practical assessment. Learners need 5 hours of night…

Mandatory Driving Tests For 85 Year Olds Scrapped

WA Transport Minister Troy Buswell announced the state government will abolish the mandatory driving tests for elderlies age 85 and older. The changes will come into effect on the 16th of December. However, drivers above 80 will still have to undergo annual medical tests. In a press release, Mr Buswell said the test is no…