Road Users urged to take care

Police are urging Tasmanians to take care on the roads following several motor vehicle crashes today.

Since 12:00pm today, Tasmania Police have attended 9 separate road crashes in Hobart, Rosny, Campbell Town, Hadspen, Guilldford, Fingal, New Town and Wynyard.

Thankfully, there were no fatal crashes or serious injuries reported but it is a timely reminder for motorists to:

  • Leave plenty of space between your vehicle and the vehicle in front of you.
  • Never drive faster than the speed limit.
  • Don’t allow distractions in your vehicle like mobile phones to affect your judgement and reaction times.
  • Always allow plenty of time to reach destinations.
  • Never run the risk of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Always wear your seatbelt.
  • Rest if you are drowsy.