9 Oct 2019

NZTA safety inspection improvements expected to cost drivers

From Checkpoint, 5:38 pm on 9 October 2019

Road users are set to foot the bill for improved safety inspections, after years of patchy oversight and dodgy warrants of fitness.

The government says the failings, detailed in two reviews released on Wednesday, contributed to the rising road toll, and it wants to set things right.

Charlotte Cook reports.