PROCEEDINGS, INAUGURAL ANNUAL CONFERENCE, ROAD ACCIDENT PREVENTION RESEARCH UNIT, UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA, 11 JUNE 1990

Following opening addresses by the Hon. K.W. Wilson, MLA, Minister for Health and Mr. R.M. Evans, Chairman of Directors, R.A.C. Insurance Pty. Limited, these proceedings contain the conference papers. The papers are organized according to topic. Part A, covering road safety strategies, contains the following papers: Strategies for Getting Road Safety Measures Implemented, Keynote Address, A.P. Vulcan; Reducing Traffic Injuries in America: U.S. Objectives and Strategies, D. Sleet; and Promising Countermeasures for the Prevention of Traffic Accidents in Western Australia, D.I. Smith. Part B addresses human factors in the following papers: Road Safety Education in Australian Schools - An Analysis of Some Key Dissemination and Implementation Practices, C.J. Marsh and N.H. Hyde; The Human Factors Approach to Improving Pedestrian Safety, P.K. Arnold, R.G. Bennett, and L.R. Hartley; and Training Young Drivers, D. Milech, D.J. Glencross, and L.R. Hartley. Finally, Part C examines specific accident issues in the following papers: The Road Environment and Traffic Safety, G.J. Moore; Random Breath Testing and How to Get it to Work Properly, R.J. Homel; and Hospital Inpatient Accident Costs for Road Traffic Accident Casualties in Western Australia, 1988, M.J. Giles.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Western Australia University

    Road Accident Research Unit
    Nedlands 6009, Western Australia,   Australia 
  • Publication Date: 1990

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 185 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00620477
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Hs-041 103
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1992 12:00AM