National Road Safety Forum 2014—Presentations

Chair: Deputy Secretary Lyn O'Connell, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Session 1: National road safety—emerging priorities

  • Dr Gary Dolman—Head of Bureau, Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE)
    BITRE review of the impacts of road trauma PDF: 557 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Professor Mary Lydon—Director, Centre for Automotive Safety Research (CASR)
    Review of the National Road Safety Strategy and emerging national priorities PDF: 1809 KB ReadSpeaker

Session 2: Improving safety through infrastructure

  • Alex Foulds—General Manager, South East Roads, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
    The national land transport network—an investment in road safety PDF: 1523 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Samantha Cockfield—Manager, Road Safety, Transport Accident Commission
    Victoria's new Safe System Road Infrastructure Program PDF: 1072 KB ReadSpeaker

Session 3: Vehicle safety—light and heavy vehicles

  • Robert Hogan—General Manager, Vehicle Safety Standards, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
    Vehicle standards in Australia PDF: 451 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Nicholas Clarke—Chief Executive Officer, Australasian New Car Assessment Program
    Non-regulatory drivers of vehicle safety improvement PDF: 1078 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Associate Professor Kim Hassall—Director, Industrial Logistics Institute
    Safety benefit analysis of Australian high productivity vehicles (HPV) PDF: 2241 KB

Session 4: Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS)

  • Mike Hammer—Manager, Vehicle Regulations and Certification, GM Holden Ltd
    Emerging ITS safety technologies, benefits and enablers PDF: 9941 KB
  • Stuart Ballingall—Austroads C-ITS Project Director
    Establishing a national framework to support C-ITS deployment PDF: 1842 KB ReadSpeaker

Session 5: Vulnerable road users

Expert Panel:

  • Professor James Harrison—Director, Research Centre for Injury Studies, Flinders University PDF: 1439 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Tony Arnold—Executive Officer, Australian Bicycle Council PDF: 1119 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Dr Liz de Rome—Senior Research Officer, Neuroscience Research Australia PDF: 169 KB ReadSpeaker PDF: 942 KB (with notes)
  • Associate Professor Jeremy Woolley—Deputy Director, Centre for Automotive Safety Research PDF: 1552 KB ReadSpeaker
  • Graeme Innes—Former Disability Discrimination Commissioner