About the Motorcycle Safety Strategy
We’re investing the Motorcycle Safety levy through the NZ Motorcycle Safety Strategy (MSS). This is about taking an evidence-led approach to investing in things that help protect riders.
Address driver and rider attitudes and behaviours that contribute to crashes through targeted communications for at-risk groups. Bringing to life the moment of truth – lessons learned.
Increase the uptake of equipment that protects riders from injury by helping to provide better consumer information.
Encourage the use of technologies that make riders safer with a specific focus on increasing the uptake of anti-lock braking systems (ABS) on motorcycles.
Enable riders to reduce their chance of crashing by increasing the availability and uptake of Ride Forever coaching.
Work with road controlling authorities to improve road design and maintenance with specific focus on helping to make high-risk routes more motorcycle friendly.
The vision of the Strategy is that motorcycle and scooter riding are increasingly safe and sustainable travel choices.
The final outcomes of the Strategy:
We will achieve outcomes by ensuring that: