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.

Stay up-to-date with the latest news from MUARC

MUARC-NRSPP partnership logo

Benefits of collaboration already on show as MUARC becomes new host of NRSPP

MUARC has been announced as the new home of the National Road Safety Partnership Program (NRSPP)

Apply now for PhD Scholarship on Hospital in the Home

Scholarship Available

A PhD Scholarship is now available with our Victorian Injury Surveillance Unit (VISU) and the Victorian Agency for Health Information (VAHI). The successful candidate will undertake a project on Hospital in the Home (HITH) in Victoria.

Latest COVID-19 bulletin shows rise in home injuries in Victoria during May

Victorians spending more time at home and less time in school and sporting venues has had a pronounced effect on the profile of injuries presented to emergency departments, VISU's latest bulletin has reported.

Pedestrian road toll revealed in new MUARC report

At least 7,000 pedestrians have been hit by ‘offending’ drivers over ten years, according to Police data in the most comprehensive analysis of pedestrian crashes ever produced in the state.

VISU Monthly Bulletin - Edition 2

DIY home injuries increase during COVID-19 lockdown, overall ED presentations continue to decline

Stay-at-home restrictions caused by COVID-19 have coincided with a rise in Do-It-Yourself (DIY) home injuries during April, MUARC has reported.

View more articles