Horse Sign

RULES
Transport SA   Road rules for horses on roadways
My Licence (SA Gov) Includes quizzes, videos and sign up for road rule updates
SA Police Road Safety Info

 

RIDING ON ROADS

BHS video Riding and road safety  (for car drivers)

 

UK HORSE BOX SAFETY WEEK (excellent series of videos)

Overweight vehicles
Safer Loading
What to do if your horse is trapped or injured
Tyre safety
Breakdowns
Rotten floors

 

 

TOWING

Horse & Hound (UK) have prepared 5 short educational videos

How to tow a horse trailer:  Preparing for a Journey
Towing a horse trailer: How to hitch up
How to tow a horse trailer: Dealing with a breakdown
How to reverse a horse trailer
How to tow a horse trailer: Driving tips

 

COMMUNITY EDUCATION

SAPOL is available to speak to community groups about road rules related to riding and towing

 

REPORTING

Report a Road Hazard    online       1800 018 313
Report dangerous driving        131 444 or any police station

 

GENERAL LINKS

Horse SA         horse riding and road safety
British Horse Society   Download list of safety related leaflets

 

RESOURCE

A5 Road Safety BookFINAL

 

RESEARCH

Inroads into Equestrian Safety: Rider-Reported Factors Contributing to Horse-Related Accidents and Near Misses on Australian Roads