Improving road safety

Education, planning and engineering solutions are key to success.

Parkes Shire Council plays an active role in road safety within our community by developing and implementing practical solutions to help reduce road incidents.

Council has implemented a number of successful road safety education programs, supported engineering road safety solutions and worked with a range of community groups to address local issues.

Awareness campaigns targeting all aspects of road user safety have been designed and implemented, such as:
  • Child Restraints
  • Bike Helmets
  • School Safety
  • Young Drivers
  • MOCK Crash
  • Speed
  • Drink Driving
  • Drug Driving
  • Fatigue
  • Seat Belts
  • Motorcycles
  • Heavy Vehicles
  • Older Driver Licencing
  • Mobility Scooter Safety