Secretary for Transport Peter Mersi has welcomed the report of the State Services Commission investigation into the protection of whistle-blowers.
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A Ministry of Transport survey shows most New Zealanders wear safety belts when in the front seat.
The report was launched by the Associate Minister of Transport in June 2017. The report summarises the New Zealand transport system and provides key facts.
The Land Transport Amendment Bill 2013 to lower the drink-driving limits passed its third and final reading yesterday.
The Economic impact of the 2016 Kaikōura earthquake report examines the impacts on transport, business operations and tourism.
The government announced today that it will lower the adult drink-driving limit from 80mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood, to 50mg.
Associate Transport Minister Michael Woodhouse has announced that a review of taxi driver safety is underway.
The Minister has announced New Zealand’s participation in an Australasian trial programme using a satellite-based augmentation system (SBAS) test bed.
Drivers under 20 are subject to a zero alcohol level. This
initiative is one of several measures from the Safer
Journeys strategy aimed at improving the safety of New
Zealand’s younger drivers.
Ministry of Transport officials visited Kaikoura recently to see the progress on the roads and railway network first hand.