Governments shift to pro driver training

Wednesday, 28 March 2012
Founder of Russell White says he’s delighted to see governments start to acknowledge that professional driver training saves lives.

In recent days the NSW government announced plans to allow learner drivers to log fewer hours before progressing to their provisional license if they undertake a safe driving course.

The state’s roads minister Duncan Gay said “Currently there’s lots of skills training but frankly there’s no safety training, We need to get that clear message about what a projectile a car is and how dangerous it can be.”

Behind the Wheel’s Joel Helmes caught up with Russell to look at this major development…

More From Driver Safety

  • Fleet Safety Management

    Our services include a complete fleet safety training management program Find out more

  • Driver Protect Program

    Special Offer-This all new package includes training and 1 year's road side assistance Find out more

  • Corporate Drive Days

    We can help to make your next drive event a truly unforgetable experience Find out more