Road Safety

Our road safety research aims to mitigate crash risks and knowledge gaps.

Latest publications and webinars

Inclusion of Recent Road Safety Research into the Guide to Road Design: Summary of Research Reports
This report documents a review of recent Austroads research reports for potential impact on the Guide to Road Design. Thirty reports were reviewed, and the Road Design Task Force determined the application of recommendations and their inclusion in…
Webinar: Vehicles as a Workplace
  • WEB-SAG1871
  • 9 October 2019
  • Webinars
This webinar, presented on 9 October 2019, provides an overview of the ‘Vehicles as a Workplace: Work Health & Safety Guide' from a safety, regulatory and industry perspective.
Webinar: National View on Regional and Remote Road Safety
  • WEB-R603-19
  • 1 October 2019
  • Webinars
This webinar, presented on 1 October 2019, provides an overview of the causes and contributing factors behind road crashes in regional and remote areas, and strategic guidance to identify the best approaches to eliminate harm.

Austroads' Road Safety Task Force and their projects.

An overview of the Guide to Road Safety which examines road crash costs and road agencies’ duty of care to provide safe travel. 

A reference tool for road engineering practitioners outlining best-practice, low cost, high return road environment measures to achieve a reduction in road trauma.

An online tool that helps practitioners carry out road safety audits.