VicRoads is leading a first-of-its-kind project in Australia, trialling connected and automated vehicle (CAV) technology at one crash hotspot intersection to help prevent accidents.
Toll Group General Manager Road Transport Safety and Compliance Dr Sarah Jones has been awarded the ‘Best Paper with Implications for Improving Workplace Road Safety’ award at the Australasian Road Safety Conference 2018.
The 2018/19 state budget will allocate a record $941 million towards fixing Victoria’s regional road network and establishing a dedicated country roads body.
The Australian Trucking Association has submitted recommendations to reduce the amounts of fatalities on Australian roads to zero.
Self-driving cars will begin trials on Victorian roads after the State Government passed legislation to allow driverless vehicles on the road.
VicRoads is calling for expressions of interest from businesses, industry bodies and transport technology organisations to be a part of its Connected and Automated Vehicle Trial Grants Program.