Mid & South Canterbury Road Safety ( MSCRS ) is tasked with promoting road safety and educating the community on. safer road use. It is our aim to reduce the amount of incidences of road trauma and crashes throughout Mid & South Canterbury. We work closely with other road safety partners, like Police, Engineers, MoT, AA, and ACC to achieve this goal.
This work is carried out by the Mid & South Canterbury Road Safety Coordinators (RSCs) . The primary responsibility of this position is to coordinate the efforts of key road safety organisations and community groups throughout the District. There is no charge for this service.
The role of RSCs has evolved rapidly over the past decade. Coordinators now have an integral role in reducing road trauma in New Zealand and are appointed to coordinate , facilitate and manage local efforts to reduce identified road safety issues in their areas. Community involvement is an essential component in achieving our road safety targets.