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Christmas Road Safety Campaign – Day 4

Phase 2 of the Queensland Christmas Road Safety Campaign commences at 0001 hrs on Tuesday, 23 December 2014 and continues until 2359 hrs on Saturday, 3 January 2015. This is part of a National Road Safety Operation entitled “Operation Crossroads”.

During the Christmas Holiday Period, Queensland Police will enforce high risk road user behaviour including the fatal five: speeding, fatigue, impaired driving (drink and drug), failure to wear a seat belt and distraction/inattention in a concerted effort to minimise road trauma.

For the 24 hour period to midnight: Friday, 26 December 2014 2013/14 Daily total Progressive 2013/14 Total 2014/15 Daily Total Progressive 2014/15 Total
Traffic Crashes
Fatal Traffic Incidents 0 0 0 0
Persons Killed 0 0 0 0
Injury Traffic Incidents 24 107 13 56
Persons Injured 32 134 18 69

 

Alcohol and Drug Testing

Random Breath Tests Performed (RBT) 17,472 53,797 8,225 36,855
Roadside Drug Tests Performed (RDT) 105 273 46 154
Drink Driving 81 237 66 212
Drug Driving Roadside positive tests (yet to be analysed) 6 14 4 19

 

Traffic Offences

*     Speed Camera Detections 1,880 8,411 1,684 7,895
*     Speeding (Other) 794 2,785 680 2,451
*     Seat Belts 45 167 24 111
*     Mobile Phone Offences 35 205 27 195
*     Other Offences 672 2,408 681 2,247

 

Total Offences (infringements)

1,546 5,565 1,412 5,004
2013/14 comparative period: 23/12/13 to 03/01/14

 

Highest Speed: 164 in 100 zone, Dayboro Road, Kurwongbah

Highest exceed speed limit: as above

Highest UIL: UIL 0.198% Newtown

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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