All “Safety” topics

What if transport was treated as an urgent public health matter?

High-level strategy and planning documents are unambiguous. Transport is an urgent public health matter – the Government Policy Statement on Land Transport 2018–2022 says, for example: ‘Reversing New Zealand’s current trauma trends requires a transport system that is designed for people, and one that considers their safety as the top priority.’

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New group to address intermodal safety issues

The NZ Intermodal Transport Safety Group (NZITSG) is a new body formed to establish and maintain best-practice safety and compliance standards for road transport operators loading, handling and delivering intermodal imported and exported freight.

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