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Commander’s Desk | Road safety alert for the long weekend | Southern Highland News

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Police across the Hume Police District will be focusing on road safety across the Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend. We will continue to focus on the “Fatal Five” – speeding, intoxication (drugs and/or alcohol), failure to wear a seat belt, driver fatigue and distraction. One area that will be a key focus is impaired driving, including driving with the presence of a prohibited drug in one’s system. READ ALSO: Mining project fails to gain approval for second time Missing Moss Vale man found safe and well The penalties for driving with the presence of an illegal drug include: The courts also have the discretion to disqualify driver licences for these offences. The NSW Centre for Road Safety reports that the presence of illegal…



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