Media Statements

For Portfolio: Road Safety

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

15/05/2022

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

Western Australia shines bright for National Road Safety Week

12/05/2022

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

Record funding and more police than ever before for WA

21/01/2022

Saffioti; Papalia

Transport; Road Safety

Last chance to replace defective Takata airbags

4/01/2022

Papalia

Road Safety

Road safety grants to support community initiatives

19/12/2021

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

Tis the season to drive safely

2/12/2021

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

WA Police move into the new age with electronic infringements

18/11/2021

Papalia

Road Safety

Buckled up for 50 years

14/11/2021

Papalia; Saffioti

Road Safety; Transport

New eRideable rules roll in ready for Christmas

7/10/2021

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

Aurora’s House - teaching children driveway safety

28/09/2021

Papalia

Road Safety

Safe vehicles will save lives on WA roads

9/09/2021

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Police; Road Safety

Record Police funding to keep Western Australians safe

6/07/2021

Papalia

Road Safety

Plan ahead as road safety upgrades underway in the South-West

30/05/2021

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

Time to Sweat - McGowan Government crackdown on impaired drivers

16/05/2021

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

Take the pledge to drive so others survive this National Road Safety Week

31/03/2021

Papalia

Police; Road Safety

Police launch road safety blitz over Easter long weekend

22/01/2021

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

McGowan Government pushes ahead with plans to modernise traffic infringement processes

15/12/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Police ramp up presence on roads ahead of busy Christmas holiday season

14/12/2020

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

McGowan Government secures unprecedented funding for regional roads safety

14/12/2020

Roberts

Road Safety

Latest consumer guide to safest used cars released for WA buyers

26/11/2020

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Works now underway at busy Stock Road intersection

15/11/2020

Roberts

Road Safety

Zero WA road deaths by 2050: National Road Safety Week 2020

16/10/2020

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

40kmh speed limits here to stay in four South-West towns

30/09/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

WA company awarded contract to supply new RBT equipment

30/09/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Two weeks to get rid of radar detectors before new penalties take effect

16/09/2020

Roberts

Road Safety

Road safety grants to support community initiatives

27/08/2020

McGowan; Saffioti; Roberts

Premier; Transport; Road Safety

Regional road safety works across the South-West now underway

17/08/2020

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

$7 million upgrades planned for busy southern intersection

24/07/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Contract awarded to deliver new generation police helicopter

12/07/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

New mini booze buses to hit the streets

24/06/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

End of the road in sight for drivers using radar detectors

23/06/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Revised date for new mobile phone penalties to come into effect

22/06/2020

McGowan; Roberts; Saffioti

Premier; Road Safety; Transport

McGowan Government secures funding towards WA’s biggest-ever regional road safety initiative

28/05/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Courtesy and respect - focus of new road safety campaign

17/05/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Motorists urged to take care on the roads as some regional travel restrictions are eased

29/04/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Motorists urged to slow down as students return to school

22/04/2020

Roberts

Road Safety

New Road Safety Commissioner appointed

8/04/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Stay home and keep safe this Easter

26/02/2020

McGowan; Saffioti; Roberts

Premier; Transport; Road Safety

Regional Road Safety Program recognised as high priority initiative

12/02/2020

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Tough new $1,000 on the spot fines for drivers using mobile phone

31/01/2020

Roberts; Saffioti

Road Safety; Transport

More projects earmarked to reduce run-off road crashes on rural roads

21/01/2020

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Road safety boost for towns along South Western Highway

13/12/2019

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Hire car stickers reinforce ‘keep left’ message for tourists

5/12/2019

Roberts

Road Safety

New era for road safety research in Western Australia

1/11/2019

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Multi-language sign trial to help boost safety on key tourism routes

29/10/2019

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

New research shows WA drivers are slowing down

16/10/2019

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Upgrade works start on Great Eastern Highway between Walgoolan and Southern Cross

26/09/2019

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Tough new drink and drug driving reforms to improve road safety

11/09/2019

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

What you blow is what you go - New laws take effect from midnight

11/08/2019

Roberts

Road Safety

Distractions and drivers a deadly combination

1/08/2019

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Federal backing sought for WA road safety initiative

21/07/2019

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Pedestrian safety drive as kids go back to school

9/05/2019

Roberts; McGurk; Logan

Police; Road Safety; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Corrective Services; Emergency Services

McGowan Government State Budget prioritises community safety

6/05/2019

Roberts

Road Safety

$20,000 for community road safety initiatives as WA turns yellow during National Road Safety Week

18/04/2019

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

McGowan Government tackling drink and drug driving with extra money for roadside testing

17/03/2019

Roberts

Road Safety

Real motorcycle riders promote safety in new education campaign

7/03/2019

Roberts

Road Safety

First trial of 40kmh residential zone to get underway in City of Vincent

3/02/2019

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Kids are back! Your attention around schools should be too

22/12/2018

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Passing lanes on Indian Ocean Drive completed

29/11/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

Human impact of WA road trauma revealed ahead of holiday season

24/10/2018

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Regional Run-Off Road Crashes program targets high priority roads

24/10/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

Safe vehicles drive safer roads for all Western Australians

26/09/2018

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Safer Roads funding tackles rural crash hotspots

20/09/2018

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Minister unveils new police traffic car as long weekend blitz begins

29/08/2018

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Police officers warn ‘We’re watching you’ in new road safety campaign

10/07/2018

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Road safety now a reality for regional students in WA

3/07/2018

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Kimberley to benefit from $329,045 in crime grants

21/06/2018

McGowan; Roberts

Premier; Police; Road Safety

Charlotte's Law - Killer drivers to face severe new penalties

20/06/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

Road safety experts in Perth to lead WA’s journey towards zero

13/06/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

More Western Australians choose life-saving vehicle technology

30/05/2018

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Funding for community and road safety initiatives in the Wheatbelt

10/05/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

$181.5 million investment to save lives and reduce serious injury on WA roads

29/04/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

Western Australia glows yellow for National Road Safety Week

24/04/2018

Saffioti; Roberts

Transport; Road Safety

Work starts on new passing lanes for Indian Ocean Drive

22/04/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

Powerful road safety campaign aims for zero deaths

3/04/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

Reduced road deaths in 2017 no cause for complacency

29/03/2018

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

New regional highway patrol unit joins road safety effort this Easter

28/03/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

Traditional Blessing of the Roads promotes safe driving over Easter

1/03/2018

Roberts

Road Safety

SLOMO speed provides protection for roadside emergency workers

30/01/2018

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

McGowan Government puts road safety in the classroom as students return to school

31/12/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Slow Down, Move Over laws to protect incident response workers

29/12/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

State Government cracks down on speeding motorcyclists

21/12/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Expanded drug testing capability for police in Christmas crackdown

15/12/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

Tragedy prompts WA road rules booklets for international drivers

12/12/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

New speed camera interference technology laws commence in WA

5/12/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

South-West Christmas campaign promotes road safety

30/11/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

New safe passing distance laws now in effect

19/11/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

Global day of remembrance for victims of road trauma

8/11/2017

Roberts; Saffioti

Road Safety; Transport

McGowan Government takes decisive action on Indian Ocean Drive

28/10/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

McGowan Government delivers new minimum safe passing rules

20/10/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

New road safety campaign urges WA motorcyclists to 'ride to arrive'

17/10/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

State Government closes loophole on speed camera avoidance technology

10/10/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

World experts in Perth to tackle road trauma

28/09/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

New technology to provide direct line to expert panel

20/09/2017

Roberts; Saffioti

Police; Road Safety; Transport

$17.2 million for Toodyay Road safety improvements

7/09/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Delivering more police and resources to make our community and roads safer

23/08/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

Minister urges drivers to slow down on Indian Ocean Drive

17/08/2017

Roberts

Police; Road Safety

New average speed safety cameras to be switched on

2/08/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

Alliance action plan to save lives on Kimberley roads

15/07/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

Mutual respect and courtesy key to cycling safety

27/06/2017

Roberts

Road Safety

New Road Safety Commissioner for WA