Dying for a status update

Hands up who has posted a Facebook status update while driving? Sent a text to a friend from behind the wheel? You're not a lone. Apparently 84 per cent of Australians admit to texting and driving. It's so rife that it has a name Intexication. Research reveals driving and texting is as harmful as driving drunk. Yet more and more of us do it and we're setting a terrible … [Read more...]

Have car will hoon


I've spent the past five months driving very, very carefully. A series of interconnected, unfortunate events led to the rapid depletion of my drivers licence points until just one remained. A stern letter from the government warned me that I could choose to forfeit my licence for three months or I could agree to drive very carefully for one year. Should I incur any driving … [Read more...]