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MAY
01

How driving takes its tolls

Monday, 01 May 2017

The greenslip.com.au team wonders how many motorists in Sydney know just how much they spend on road tolls.

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MAR
13

Do toll roads give us what we pay for?

Monday, 13 March 2017

Some toll roads in Sydney are so congested during peak hours that travelling times are much lower than forecast. Even so, drivers are paying the same tolls on each trip. Is it fair that we pay tolls whether or not we have a fast or predictable journey?

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DEC
14

Why 40 could be the new 50

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

You’ve probably heard that 60 is the new 70, or 20 is the new 30, but it usually means looking younger. Now speed limits are doing something similar. Researchers from Queensland University of Technology are suggesting a new, local street speed limit of 40kmh – all over Australia.

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OCT
24

We’re speeding up, not slowing down

Monday, 24 October 2016

More people have died on NSW roads so far in 2016 than in 2015 and 41% of these tragic deaths were linked with speeding. Motorists are driving faster. In the year to June 2016, speed cameras caught 11% more motorists driving more than 45 kmh over the limit and 17% more of us driving 30-45 kmh over the limit.

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OCT
17

It’s risky being a pedestrian

Monday, 17 October 2016

There’s a new breed of person on the streets these days, variously called Smombies, iWalkers or Petextrians, and you probably know who you are. But it’s become riskier to be a pedestrian these days. Tragically, 71 pedestrians have died in Australia in the 12 months to mid-October 2016, compared to the 2013-15 average of 40.

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