Our mission

To prevent injury, save lives and build futures

"Through high-standard research and independent recommendations, we challenge and support citizens, governments, industries and other organisations to eliminate serious health losses due to injury from all causes."

MUARC vehicles

The Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) is Australia's largest and most respected accident and injury prevention research organisation.

Our research, consultancy, training and scientific expertise include safety in all modes of transport, in the workplace, in the community and in the home.

Our goal is simple but profound: to prevent injury, save lives, and build futures.

We have already made Australia and Australians safer. Now, we strive for global solutions to the problems of health and safety.

  • We make our high-quality research available to governments, private business and the community so they can make better, safer decisions.
  • We offer leadership in advocating for new standards of injury prevention and treatment that can be adopted across communities.
  • We take action to remedy the problems we see, allowing us to make a difference in people's lives.