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Sun, sea and scams: prevention is best
17 Apr 14
Scammers can send the most well planned holidays horribly awry, so RAA advocates prevention as the best policy, both during the planning stage and while you are away. The internet has opened up our access to the world, but also enabled sca..
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Don’t be soft on security this Easter
16 Apr 14
RAA warns that, with many homeowners taking advantage of the double public holidays, burglars are on the lookout for soft Easter targets. Ben Nottage, from RAA Secure Services says burglars target premises where they know the owners are aw..
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Regional fuel savings expected in April holiday period
9 Apr 14
Mount Gambier remains the fairest town for fuel, holding the lead in RAA’s Regional Fuel Ratings, while Keith continues to slip down the ratings, falling to fifth this month. RAA Senior Analyst Chris West said ratings were relatively..
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Mazda 3 scores 5 stars: advanced safety still optional
14 Feb 14
ANCAP today announced a maximum 5 star safety rating for the new Mazda 3 sedan and hatch. RAA Senior Manager Mobility and Automotive Policy, Mark Borlace said launched in Australia last week, the new Mazda 3 again scored ANCAP's highest sa..
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Vehicle technology saving pedestrians' lives
7 Apr 14
More than 300 pedestrian deaths or serious injuries have been prevented because of improvements in vehicles design between 2003 and 2011. Julie Holmes, Executive Director of Road Safety said the Monash University Accident Research Centre w..
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RAA offers advice on fitting child restraints
1 Apr 14
RAA understands that many parents find installing a child restraint confusing and challenging, but reminds parents a good fit is vital for the safety of their children. RAA child safety expert, Belinda Maloney said you can buy the safest c..
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Driver distraction still an issue for young drivers
26 Mar 14
Young drivers are still confused between what’s right and wrong when it comes to mobile phone use while driving, a recent RAA study has found. In a survey of more than 3,500 South Australian high school students, less than 5 per cent..
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RAA wins insurance technology award
17 Mar 14
RAA has received the Celent Model Insurer Asia Award, 2014 for its technology initiative in the area of policy administration.  “The award is a great achievement and reflects RAA’s successful migration to a new and improve..
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Driver education program celebrates major milestones
12 Mar 14
National driver education program keys2drive is today celebrating securing funding to keep the program operational as it approaches its 250,000th lesson to be delivered to novice drivers. RAA Senior Manager Community Education Ben Haythorp..
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Mixed results across SA in regional fuel ratings
5 Mar 14
Mount Gambier has taken the lead in RAA’s Regional Fuel Ratings for the first time, in a month that’s seen mixed results across all fuel types. RAA Senior Analyst Chris West said overall South Australia’s regional towns h..
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