Fact Sheets & Publications

Here you will find the various Fact Sheets and publications available across the website.

Distractions & Mobile Phones

Driver Distraction Fact Sheet (June 2013) PDF (2 pages 90 KB) HTML
Using Mobile Telephones While Driving (June 2011) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Changes to the Laws Relating to the Use of Mobile Phones and Display Units While Driving in Western Australia (February 2011) PDF (5 pages 1.9 MB)  

Drink Driving

Drink Driving Fact Sheet (June 2013) PDF (2 pages 184 KB) HTML
Amendments to Drink and Drug Driving Penalties PDF (17 pages 4.3 MB)  

Drug Driving

Frequently Asked Questions - Drug Driving Laws (August 2011) PDF (7 pages 41 KB) HTML
Amendments to Drink and Drug Driving Penalties (September 2011) PDF (17 pages 4.3 MB)  

Fatigue

Safer Shiftworkers, Safer Roads - please note that some contact details in this brochure are no longer current. PDF (12 pages 123 KB)  
Staying Alert at the Wheel (May 2008) PDF (42 pages 787 KB)  

Motorcyclists

Improving Motorcycle Safety in a Safe System (June 2011) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Braking Habits (2011) PDF (32 pages 743 KB)  
The Good Gear Guide for Motorcycle and Scooter Riders - Department of Infrastructure and Transport website Link  

Pedestrians

Pedestrian Road Safety Fact Sheet (June 2013) PDF (5 pages 159 KB) HTML
Improving Pedestrian Safety (August 2010) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  

Restraints

Restraints Fact Sheet (July 2014) PDF (2 pages 364 KB)  
Choosing and Using Child Car Restraints and Booster Seats (2011) PDF (17 pages 4.9 MB)  
New Child Restraint Laws for Western Australia (October 2010) PDF (11 pages 390 KB) HTML
New rules for drivers and passengers of motor vehicles: Carriage of additional passengers, where there are no seat belts or child restraints (October 2010) PDF (2 pages 123 KB) HTML

Roads & Roadsides

Safe Roads and Roadsides (August 2010) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Flexible Road Safety Barriers (July 2011) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  

Speed

Speeding Fact Sheet (June 2013) PDF (2 pages 309 KB) HTML
Common Areas of Concern with Speeding and Speed Cameras in Western Australia (August 2012) PDF (2 pages 312 KB) HTML
Setting Safer Speeds (June 2011) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Strategies for Managing Recidivist Speeding (June 2011) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Safety Benefits of Speed Cameras (December 2009) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Advisory Intelligent Speed Adaptation Trial Fact Sheet (January 2008) PDF (4 pages 184 KB) HTML

Unlicensed Drivers

Frequently Asked Questions - Unlicensed Drivers (July 2010) PDF (7 pages 34.7 KB) HTML

Vehicle Safety

Safer Vehicles Fact Sheet (June 2013) PDF (8 pages 156 KB) HTML
Used Car Safety Ratings (2013) - Vehicle model ratings PDF (1 page139 KB)  
Used Car Safety Ratings (2013) - Buyer's guide update PDF (8 pages 1.8 MB)  
Summary of the 2012 Update of the Used Car Safety Ratings (2012) PDF (10 pages 250 KB)  
Deployment Issues with Airbags (November 2011) PDF (2 pages 54 KB) HTML
In-Vehicle Intelligent Transport Systems (June 2011) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Promoting Vehicles Which Offer Enhanced Occupant Protection (June 2011) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  
Safer Vehicles (August 2009) - Curtin-Monash Accident Research Centre website Link  

Road Safety Council

Road Safety Co-ordination in Western Australia (March 2013) PDF (1 pages 37 KB)  

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Published: 6/8/2014 9:18:20 PM