Today, Year 10 were confronted with the real and powerful message of how road trauma affects families. Speaker John Maher discussed the challenge facing young people on the road in an emotional and candid presentation .
John Maher has been presenting the Carmen’s Road Safety story at secondary schools for the past 16 years after losing his daughter Carmen in a road accident at just 18 years of age. Last year alone, John spoke at 72 schools with 16,000 students hearing Carmen’s story. Carmen’s Road Safety story empowers students to understand the importance of taking responsibility on the road. In total, John has spoken to 150,000 secondary and University students.