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20 Apr 2019 16:13
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    A new report's found the New Zealand Transport Agency's been asleep at the wheel for some time

    A new report's found the New Zealand Transport Agency's been asleep at the wheel for some time


    An independent inquiry was commissioned last year after concerns about unauthorised vehicle inspectors issuing warrants of fitness.

    Three businesses had their licenses suspended for substandard inspections and close to 10-thousand vehicles were recalled for retesting.

    Report author Kristy McDonald QC has noted NZTA's failure to prioritise public safety was an example of wider systemic failures that have existed for some time.

    Ten of the 25 recommendations in the report have already been fully or partially implemented by NZTA.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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     Today's News

    Rugby League:
    Andrew Johns would have no problem seeing Israel Folau donning a rugby league jersey in Australia again 15:37

    Rugby:
    The Chiefs have weighed in on the possibility Aaron Cruden will return to the Super Rugby franchise 15:37

    Basketball:
    The Boston Celtics are one win away from the second round of the NBA eastern conference playoffs 15:27

    Rugby:
    The future of New Zealand women's sevens will be on full display at this weekend's World Series tournament in Japan 14:07

    Cricket:
    A resolution may have been found for the Black Caps change of schedule 13:47

    Golf:
    Irishman Shane Lowry has a one shot lead late in the second round of the latest PGA Tour golf event in South Carolina 13:47

    Cricket:
    Scottish cricketer Con de Lange dies aged 38 after brain tumour, cricket world pays tribute 13:17

    Rugby:
    In a potential boost for the All Blacks, Aaron Cruden could end up back in New Zealand 13:07

    Accident and Emergency:
    Two motorcyclists have been injured in a crash on Te Puke Highway in Bay of Plenty this morning 13:07

    Soccer:
    Andrew Durante could end up ending his career with an Australian club 12:27


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