NZTA Motorcycle Safety Projects
Motorcycle safety projects are adopting the Safe System approach in order to reduce the number and severity of crashes involving motorcyclists.
SHARP Motorcycle Helmet Safety Rating
SHARP is a consumer information initiative that was launched by the Department for Transport (DfT) in 2007 following research that revealed real differences in the safety performance of motorcycle helmets available in the UK.
KiwiRAP road safety risk maps
The Road Safety Risk website contains useful visual maps concerning safety elements of NZ roads. The roading network data held on the website has been developed as part of Safe Journeys, New Zealand's road safety strategy to 2020.
MOT Government Policy Statement on Land Transport
Find out how funding is allocated between activities such as road safety policing, state highway improvement, local and regional roads and public transport.
The cost of motorcycle accidents is estimated to be $114m. Motorcyclists contribute $27m of towards this cost through the $329 licence levy.