Accident Research Centre

Accident Research Centre

We’re one of the world’s most comprehensive injury prevention research institutions. Our research is extensive but our goal is quite simple: we strive to make people safer.

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Latest Used Car Safety Ratings released

The 2019/20 Used Car Safety Ratings have been released, helping motorists buy a safe second-hand car by checking how well each vehicle protects the driver from death or serious injury in a crash.

4 September 2019

Experts gather for the 8th International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research hosted by MUARC

Monash University news

The 8th International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research was held in Australia for the first time last week, with MUARC hosting the event in partnership with Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI).

20 August 2019

MUARC joins European i-DREAMS project

MUARC will contribute to a new three-year European Union project that aims to set up a framework for the definition, development, testing and validation of a context-aware ‘safety tolerance zone’ for on-road driving.

4 June 2019

Monash University partners with European University Cyprus to improve road safety

MUARC is pleased to announce that Director Professor Judith Charlton, on behalf of Monash University, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Vice-Chancellor of the European University Cyprus.

29 May 2019
Monash University news

Thunderous applause as Roger Jones graduates aged in late-eighties

Last Thursday afternoon, May 23, Roger Trelease Jones, OAM Bed, MPhil, FAIES MIAEM, an MPhil student in his late 80s, graduated with a spontaneous, thunderous and sustained applause – the loudest of the evening. The spontaneity of the applause created a teary moment for his family and supervisors as we acknowledged his successful research journey.

28 May 2019
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