An advanced driving / riding simulator used by researchers at the Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) at MIRI.
|19 Sept 2014
The Australian Trucking Association has released a video presentation that sets out the findings of a major Australian study into truck crashes. The video features the Director of the Monash University Accident Research Centre, Professor Mark Stevenson.
|11 Sept 2014
The Victorian Injury Surveillance Unit (VISU) has just released its bi-annual publication of Hazard which looks at the rise of injuries in the playground. There has also been an accompanying article in The Age.
|4 Sept 2014
Dr Sharon Newnam has announced the launch of the Safe Behaviour in Occupational Driving & Safety Management for the Occupational Driver Programs
|28 July 2014
Giving parents access to a dedicated website on the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine is the most cost-effective way to increase uptake, say experts.
|30 May 2014
A Monash researcher has been elected to lead an organisation that mobilises young scientists from around the world.
|9 April 2014
Professor Mark Stevenson on proposed cuts to ANCAP Safety Standards funding
|14 March 2014
Monash to lead world-first study into the causes of serious injury accidents
|12 March 2014
2009 child restraint laws have not reduced the proportion of Australian children who are incorrectly or inappropriately restrained
|17 February 2014
Australian study analyses the causes of truck accidents
|22 January 2014
The physics of motorbikes - Monash scientist creates every motorcyclists dream and makes riding safer
|23 May 2013
Curbing the war on our roads
Disaster resilience initiative
Last Forum for 2014 - Thursday 2 October
|Mapping our Practice
On Wednesday 8 October the VSCN will launch Community Safety Month 2014. List this date in your diary now and plan for a great day at Docklands (close to Southern Cross Station).
August 2013: Research Study: Return to work among injured women with and without dependents (i.e children)
August 2013: NHMRC funding for new project: Work-related road traffic injury: Managing the risk
Do you know how safe your ride is? Hamilton Spectator - Published 19 March 13
Researchers report bounce in trampolining injuries The Age - Published 17/3/13
With injury the leading cause of death for Australians under the age of 44, the emotional and financial impact of accidents is demanding more attention.