Publications

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Assessing Fitness to Drive 2016 (as amended up to August 2017)
Assessing Fitness to Drive, a joint publication of Austroads and the National Transport Commission (NTC), details the medical standards for driver licensing for use by health professionals and driver licensing authorities. The primary purpose of…
Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guides (2017 Edition)

Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guidescontains information that relates to the planning, design and traffic management of cycling facilities and is sourced from Austroads Guides, primarily the Guide to Road Design, the Guide to Traffic Managementand…

Guide to Road Safety Part 1: Road Safety Overview
This guide has been developed to assist intersection designers and contains:
Guide to Road Safety Part 2: Road Safety Strategy and Evaluation
Part 2 of the Austroads Guide to Road Safety is intended as a guide to the process of strategy development and evaluation. It outlines options for strategy development and the value of a ‘vision’ in driving strategy development. Strategies are of…
Guide to Road Safety Part 3: Speed Limits and Speed Management
The purpose of this guide is to provide an overview of speed limits and their application as a speed management tool. The use of appropriate speed limits form an integral part of a safe road system. They are a speed management tool used to improve…
Guide to Road Safety Part 4: Local Government and Community Road Safety
The purpose of this document is to give an overview of how local government and community road safety programs are structured in Australia and New Zealand, what types of activity they involve, and how they contribute to road safety outcomes. It…
Guide to Road Safety Part 5: Road Safety for Rural and Remote Areas
Road trauma in rural and remote areas of Australia is a major national road safety problem. Although well over half of all fatal crashes occur on roads within these environments, it has not been until the past decade that road safety strategies and…
Guide to Road Safety Part 6: Road Safety Audit
Guide to Road Safety Part 6 provides a comprehensive introduction to the road safety audit process. Easy to read and implement, the guide is suitable for use by any person with a responsibility for, or an interest in, road safety. Designed for use…
Guide to Road Safety Part 7: Road Network Crash Risk Assessment and Management
This Guide introduces the concepts of risk assessment and risk management in the road safety network context. The joint Australia and New Zealand Standard on risk management (AS/NZS 4360:2004) is used as the basis and structure for this document.…
Guide to Road Safety Part 8: Treatment of Crash Locations
Guide to Road Safety Part 8: Treatment of Crash Locationscontains practical, hands-on advice to help practitioners in road agencies investigate and treat locations on the road system which are experiencing crashes. By effectively treating these…