We service darwin, katherine, alice springs, tennant creek and remote locations and communities. Section 1 participant handbook welcome to drivesafe nt. Driver safety australia founder and ceo russell white said this frightening research was not only endangering the lives of young drivers, but road users more generally. Drivesafe and driveaware assesses clients awareness of two factors critical to safe driving their own abilities and the driving environment. Car crashes happen in an instant, and in that moment having a car in safe condition can be the difference between. The handbooks are not the law, but a simplified version of the road rules contained in the relevant acts and regulations.
A handbook for western australian road users summary. When walking across the road, remember to look right, left and right again for traffic and cross only when safe to do so. The information in these handbooks align with towards zero, the state government road safety strategy 20082020. Defensive driving safe drive training defensive and. Taking the capital cities as an example, it is easy to drive from melbourne to adelaide in a day 8h, or canberra to sydney 3h but driving from melbourne to sydney is a good 10h solid driving. Here are the laws and impacts of combining alcohol andor drugs with driving. Book a car online checkin viewmodifycancel a reservation. A determined someone might be able to break into a safe, and steal the backup drive along with your computer and time capsule, even if they were looking for other valuables. The road rules are a framework for the safe and efficient movement of traffic on nsw roads. Drive on the platform with the largest network of active riders.
The practical sessions include braking techniques, speed awareness and onroad training and assessment. Drive safe a handbook for west australian road users. In addition to promoting safe road use, safe speeds and safe vehicles, the ride safe. A handbook for western australian road users handbook produced by the department of transport explains the main rules which apply to all road users and must be read and understood if you want to pass the learners test and hold a wa learners permit. One of the best ways to see australia the east coast, the west coast, or the whole country is on a self drive road trip in your own campervan. Australia is a very big country, and while driving is a fun and interesting way to get around, you have to remember that it is a long long way to get from point a to point b. Safe driving the high cost of road trauma in australia, road users aged 1724 represent 15% of the population and of road deaths. If road works are being carried out, slow down and do not exceed speed limits displayed. Books by alliance for safe driving author of license to. Take a free wa western australia practice test follow us on. In 2016 ancap gave the tiguan a score of 96 per cent for adult occupant protection, 84 per cent for child occupant protection, 68 per cent for safety assist and 62 per cent for pedestrian protection. We are passionate about meeting our clients needs and have worked closely with industry since 1993 to develop the courses we conduct today.
Drive safe a handbook for western australian road users icdst. The safe system approach is also part of the australian transport councils national road safety action plan 20092010 and underpins the new national road safety. It is not the law, but a simplified version of the road rules contained in the road traffic act 1974 and regulations, including the australian road rules that apply currently in western australia. In australia, you must drive on the left side of twoway roads.
Register here or log in here visit the dsda page and click on the free trial banner at the top you can only see the banner once you are logged in read and accept the relevant policies and licence agreement. National safety council is a federally chartered, nonprofit, public service organization founded in 19 to improve the safety, health, and environmental wellbeing of all people. Drivesafe nt is the northern territory governments driver education and licensing program and is available to territory residents over the age of 16. A handbook for western australian road users summary xxxxxx.
If your drive on the right side of the road in your own country, please remember to keep left when pulling out onto the road its easy to. Cairns driver training centre specialising in off road 4wd driver education and training. Welcome to drive safe australia, your first choice road safety and driver training partner. Alliance for safe driving has 19 books on goodreads with 26 ratings. Safe drive training has developed a comprehensive written test that covers each segment of the video and a separate marking guide with answers is included. Search new and used cars, and get expert advice to make the right choice on your next vehicle from the team at drive. Anyone who enjoys a wellwritten, fastpaced, noirish thriller with a great aha. Road users handbook english roads and maritime services. Alliance for safe drivings most popular book is license to drive. The basics to drive safe in australia, here is what ive learned while driving through this country. You may be eligible to book your practical driving assessment pda online by. A guide to safe driving in australia, including speed limits, alcohol limits, emergency telephones numbers all to help your visit to australia go smooth.
Earn money by driving or get a ride now uber australia. A handbook for western australian road users summary xxxxxx 5 of 58 road conditions are poor be careful if there are potholes. Drivesafe driveaware dsda is an objective, evidencebased measure of cognitive fitness to drive that accurately predicts the driving ability of older or cognitively impaired patients. The course covers all aspects of safe driving and has a solid focus on driver attitude and risk management. Welcome to drive safe australia wa, a company totally dedicated to training safer drivers for the corporate and private sectors. The drive safe and ride safe handbooks are owned and maintained by the western australian department of transport. Drive safe handbook a handbook for western australian road users. Adelaide south australia, brisbane queensland, canberra, darwin northern territory, gold coast, melbourne victoria, perth western australia, sydney new south wales. As a student in the drivesafe nt program, you will receive education and training by qualified. Drive safe australia was most popular and recommended road safety course.
Follow our guide to australia s road rules and regulations to make your self drive holiday in australia safer and more enjoyable. Ask passengers to remind you each time you set off and when you are turning at an intersection it could save your life. Australian white pages residential phone book, and yellow. Slow down when there is loose gravel or sand on the road, particularly at bends. It is written in an easy to understand format and designed primarily to help new drivers prepare for a lifetime of safe driving. If you are a new driver, this book contains the information you will need to obtain your. Telephone directory and phone book listings for australia. Below please find the free online version of the most recent wa. The program is based on research and looks at a range of different skills including. Road trips and self drive journeys road trips and self drive journeys from coastal journeys to outback adventures that cut through the heart of the country, a classic road trip is the best way to experience the magnificent wideopen spaces of australia. Drive safe a handbook for western australian road users.
Vicroads and its partners offer great resources and programs to help young people and their supervising drivers. My licence the hazard perception test keeping a safe. It can be used with drivers who have a range of diagnoses, avoiding the need for individual tests for different diagnostic groups. Road trips and selfdrive journeys australia tourism. We are doing an awesome onemonth family road trip in australia and have booked flights to arrive in brisbane and fly back from perth. Registered training organisation number 2522 established in 1993. The basics to drive safe in australia offtrack family.
How to plan campervan and motorhome trips in australia. Drive safe australia wa education photos facebook. Drivesafe nt no matter if you live in a town or remote. Whether youve decided to buy or rent your mobile home, we have some hardwon tips from our experts lou and ian mcbirdwheel to you get you started on your campervan road trip down under. Mopedscooter riders, like all motorcyclists, are vulnerable on the road. In western australia, 20 per cent of drivers killed in road. Used cars for sale in australia buy secondhand cars drive. This means we are driving from east to west in only four weeks. This guide explains your road safety responsibilities to respect the rights of all who share our roads. The national safety council saves lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads through. Alcohol and other drugs play a major role in road trauma in victoria. This handbook is a guide to safe driving and an interpretation of the law. Drivesmart is an interactive, episodebased, online learning program to help improve your safety on the road. Drivesafe and driveaware, computerbased version 2009.20 1629 1674 1005 1606 1499 1403 230 306 439 954 804 1196 823 201 593 282 795 1178 1600 1418 123 312 1201 353 654 250 1126 1471 262 470 1029 596 807 1263 1183