Many people were skeptical that driving 5 km/h slower could make a difference to speed on impact.
With the help of crash expert Dr Ian Johnston, and an airfield, it is shown conclusively that a 5km/h difference when braking makes a 27km/h difference on impact.
Victorian Road Toll that year: 397.
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Let’s make the discussion educational…I have been reading a lot about crashes lately and this video thanks to Kevin ;-) may put things into perspective how slowing down a little can make a difference.