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NSW is coming down harder on drink-drivers

The NSW government plans to introduce harsher on-the-spot penalties for drink-drivers. Under the new rules which Roads Minister Melinda Pavey put to Parliament on Wednesday, first-time low-range drink-drivers in NSW will be fined $561, up from $482, and have their licences suspended for three months. Those who choose to fight […]
NSW is coming down harder on drink-drivers
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Victoria is going to lock your car if you’re caught drink driving

The Victorian government is introducing new laws that will make an alcohol interlock device compulsory on the car of anyone caught drink driving. The state currently has the mandatory installation of the devices convicted drink drivers with a BAC of 0.07 or more, repeat offenders and people on P-plates or […]
Victoria is going to lock your car if you’re caught drink driving
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The NSW SES Commissioner has resigned after a drink driving conviction 

NSW SES Commissioner Adam Dent has quit his post following a drink driving conviction. He tendered his resignation today despite saying that he would not step down from his position saying that he had “made a mistake”. “Since being appointed as Commissioner in 2014, Mr Dent has provided excellent service […]
The NSW SES Commissioner has resigned after a drink driving conviction