Open speed limit not licence for recklessness

By Matt Sherrington
Updated December 17 2015 - 12:29pm, first published February 14 2014 - 4:00am
2013 saw the road toll drop by nearly 25 per cent in the Northern Territory, with 12 fewer deaths than in 2012 and the lowest since 2009.  From 2001-2011 there have been no speed deaths on the 204km stretch where the trial has been implemented.
2013 saw the road toll drop by nearly 25 per cent in the Northern Territory, with 12 fewer deaths than in 2012 and the lowest since 2009. From 2001-2011 there have been no speed deaths on the 204km stretch where the trial has been implemented.

THE NT government has reinforced their message to motorists driving on the open speed limit trial section of the Stuart Highway, ‘drive to your own skill level and observe the conditions surrounding you, don’t be reckless’.

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