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Victoria: Raised Safety Platform Intersection To Be Trialled In Geelong

SUN, 18 JAN, 2015

A notorious intersection in Geelong is about to become the first in Australia with raised safety platforms, under a trial conducted by Victoria&rsq...

Vic: Calls For 0.02 Blood-Alcohol Limit Rejected By Govt, Opposition

FRI, 11 JUL, 2014

Victoria’s state government and opposition have both rejected calls for the legal blood-alcohol concentration (BAC) limit for drive...

Motorists Blind To Motorcycles When They're Not Expected: Study

TUE, 4 FEB, 2014

New research from the Australian National University (ANU) has concluded that a ‘safety in numbers’ mentality applies when it comes to ...

Side Airbags A Crucial Factor: MUARC

MON, 29 OCT, 2012

New research by Victoria's Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) has found that side airbags have played a major role in occupa...

Vic: Speed Limit Overhaul To Limit Confusion In Regional And Urban Areas

WED, 15 AUG, 2012

Motorists travelling through regional centres of Victoria will soon benefit from a speed limit overhaul designed to limit confusion.

2012 MUARC 'Used Car' Safety Ratings: Best And Worst Buys

FRI, 10 AUG, 2012

Victoria's Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) has released new data on Australia's safest used cars, listing the best an...

Vic: Melbourne Councils Pushing For 30km/h Limit

TUE, 16 AUG, 2011

The City of Melbourne and the neighbouring Yarra Council are expected to vote next month on cutting CBD and residential speed limits to 30km/h. ...

Victorian Speed Camera Audit Report Due In August

THU, 28 JUL, 2011

News of the New South Wales Government axeing 38 of its 141 fixed cameras has brought renewed focus to Victoria's current speed camera audit.

Ford Falcon Tops Australia's Safest Used Cars List

WED, 27 JUL, 2011

Monash University's Accident Research Centre (MUARC) has partnered with Australia's peak motoring bodies, including RACV, RACQ and NRMA,...