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Drink driving: Queensland government releases discussion paper on proposed crack down

Queensland government releases discussion paper on proposed crack down http://qtop.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/blog-29032017.mp4 The Queensland government will consider whether to scrap work licences for drink drivers, under an overhaul of laws targeting boozed-up motorists. The suggestion is part of a wider range of measures in a discussion paper released for comment on Wednesday. One proposal would abolish restricted licences so all convicted drink drivers need to serve their licence disqualification period and would not be allowed to drive during the disqualification at all, even if it was [...]

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JUDICIARY TAKES AN ACTIVE HAND IN LOWERING THE ROAD TOLL

A NEW DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM THAT PROVIDES DRIVING OFFENDERS WITH THE HARD FACTS ON ROAD SAFETY, IS ABOUT TO OPEN ON THE SUNSHINE COAST. The Queensland Traffic Offenders Program started out as a not-for-profit advisory 12 years ago, and is now a referral organisation supported by lawyers, magistrates and parole officers to help advise driving offenders and ultimately save lives. Brooke Winter, a QTOP presenter and lawyer who practises on the Sunshine Coast, believes the program should become a vital ingredient [...]

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