- Victoria Police advise that all road users are safer when they obey the law. Futile opposition to Law Enforcement
- the Sentencing Advisory Council, advises that fear of detection is the most important factor in compliance with road rules and indeed all laws. Range of Reliable Photo ID
- Victoria Police also advise that all road users are emboldened to break the law when they don’t believe it will be enforced. http://petedoweroadsafetyadvocate.blogspot.com.au/2013/01/cycling-identification-bicycle-vehicles.html
to break the law
if it was rarely enforced or not enforced at all.
This research has parallels with all road user groups.
The maxim being "if they were important laws, they'd be enforced"