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Christmas Road Safety Campaign – Day 6

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: Sunday, 28 December 2014 2013/14 Daily total Progressive 2013/14 Total 2014/15 Daily Total Progressive 2014/15 Total

 

Traffic Crashes

Fatal Traffic Incidents 0 2 0 1
Persons Killed 0 2 0 2
Injury Traffic Incidents 21 169 23 106
Persons Injured 24 212 26 127

 

Alcohol and Drug Testing

Random Breath Tests Performed (RBT) 14,071 86,395 6,417 56,673
Roadside Drug Tests Performed (RDT) 93 465 51 244
Drink Driving 74 373 50 341
Drug Driving Roadside positive tests (yet to be analysed) 8 30 9 31

 

Traffic Offences

*     Speed Camera Detections 1,870 13,372 1,585 12,050
*     Speeding (Other) 816 4,369 586 3,413
*     Seat Belts 30 231 32 165
*     Mobile Phone Offences 35 301 34 245
*     Other Offences 649 3,758 561 3,232

 

Total Offences (infringements)

1,530 8,659 1,213 7,055
2013/14 comparative period: 23/12/13 to 03/01/14

 

Highest Speed:                    152 in 100 zone Bruce Hwy, Booyal

Highest exceed limit:           115 in 60 zone King Ave, Durack

Highest UIL:                         UIL 0.231% Oxenford

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