Australasian road safety handbook: volume 3

Volume 3 of the Australasian Road Safety Handbook aims to provide an up-to-date summary of research and other considerations in regard to the following key topics: 1. Why we continue to under-count the road toll; 2. Improving heavy vehicle safety; 3. The status of hazard perception testing in Australasia; 4. Fleet safety - road safety's next silver bullet?; 5. Local area traffic management schemes-traffic calming; 6. Flexible wire barriers along high-speed roads – a lifesaving opportunity. The overview for each topic generally consists of the following components: 1. a statement of the key road safety issue(s); 2. a description of current practices and policies in Australasian jurisdictions; 3. a summary of the research findings; 4. the identification of the various political, economic and other factors that may influence any official response; 5. a listing of the conclusions to be drawn, all factors considered. (a)

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    24-28 Campbell Street, P.O. Box K659, Roden Cutler House
    Haymarket, New South Wales  Australia  2000
  • Authors:
    • FILDES, B
  • Publication Date: 2005


  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 46P
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: AP-R275/05

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01032009
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB Group Limited
  • ISBN: 1921139064
  • Files: ITRD, ATRI
  • Created Date: Sep 6 2006 1:07PM