Buckle up on the farm

WorkSafe New Zealand is advising farmers to buckle up after an analysis of vehicle-related fatalities found that nearly half those that occur on farm... Read More

One child has died following BOP crash

Police have confirmed this morning that a child has died following a crash on State Highway 38, Rerewhakaaitu last night. Emergency services were called... Read More

Additional road works planned for SH30

Multiple road work sites will be active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road next week. The worksites are located between Sala Street and Iles Road, in... Read More

Whakatane crash victim dies

A person seriously injured in a Bay of Plenty crash has died. Emergency services were called to a crash between a truck and ute at the intersection... Read More

Busy road works on SH30 this week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises there will be multiple worksites active on SH30 this week in Rotorua. Delays are expected at times and motorists... Read More

SH20 road works this week in Rotorua

There will be many active roadwork sites this week in Rotorua. Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway... Read More

Serious crash near Tokoroa

Update 12.30pm: One person has been airlifted to Waikato Hospital by helicopter following a crash near Tokoroa.  The spokesperson says Paraonui... Read More

Remember road safety basics this long weekend

As people travel over this long weekend, Police want to remind them of the basics of road safety so that everyone sharing our roads can arrive alive. “Whether... Read More

State Highway 30 Rotorua works this week

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises multiple worksites are active on State Highway 30/Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Iles Road, in Rotorua... Read More

Rest, refresh, and arrive alive this long weekend

It’s been a long, hot day, after a full week of work. A long weekend is on the horizon. You’re loading the family into the car to begin... Read More

Vigilance urged as children return to school

"Drive slowly outside schools and be prepared to stop in case children dart out." This is just one of a number of safety messages police are... Read More

Motorcylist injured following crash on SH26

9.50am Update: A motorcyle rider has sustained moderate injuries following a crash on State Highway 36 between Tauranga and Ngongotaha. NZ Police report... Read More

Calls for courtesy at harvest time

Harvest season is in full swing and Federated Farmers is urging motorists and the operators of agricultural machinery to show each other some care and... Read More

Heavy traffic volumes forecast for BOP highways

With the long weekend fast approaching, people will be planning on what they will be doing for their three day weekend. Those planning to head away... Read More

Plea for people to stop “rubbernecking”

  Emergency services are pleading for the public to stop rubbernecking at crash sites.   They say it puts other motorists and the emergency... Read More