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Canberra drivers to face tougher penalties for injuring cyclists, pedestrians

Sally Whyte
By Sally Whyte
Updated June 21 2021 - 2:12am, first published June 20 2021 - 6:30pm
The driver in this October 2020 incident only received a $393 fine. Picture: Supplied

Drivers who injure cyclists, pedestrians and other road users who aren't in cars could face tougher penalties under a bill to introduced by Greens MLA Jo Clay this week.

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Sally Whyte

Sally Whyte

Federal Politics Reporter

I report on a range of issues in federal politics and the public service, with a real passion for how decisions made in Canberra affect the lives of Australians.

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