Publication List - Centre Report Series - 2012

Report titles with underlined links will take you to an Abstract or Executive Summary of the report.  Complete reports are available in .pdf format free of charge.
Report No. Author Title Key Words Year /Pages
308 Liu, S., Oxley, J., Corben, B. & Young, K. Velocity series discussion paper 4: Factors influencing travel speed Speed, speeding, road safety, countermeasure, behaviour, speed limits, road design, enforcement

pdf [340KB]

309 Newstead, S. & Scully, J. Predicting the used car safety ratings crashworthiness rating from ANCAP scores Crash tests, ANCAP, crashworthiness, safety ratings, UCSR, head injury, vehicle mass 2012/78p
.pdf [2.25MB]
310 Johnson, M. & Le, J. Bike It Baw Baw: Cyclist Safety Issues in the Baw Baw Shire Cyclist safety, regional Victoria, Baw Baw Shire 2012/78p
.pdf [1.80MB]
311 Biegler, P., Newstead, S., Johnson, M., Taylor, J., Mitra, B. & Bullen, S. MACCS Monash Alfred cyclist crash study bicycle, crash, cyclist, injury, in-depth study 2012/61p
.pdf [2.1MB]
312 D'Elia, A., Scully, J. & Newstead, S. Evaluation of Vehicle Side Airbag System Effectiveness Side airbags, statistical evaluation, head protecting airbags, torso protecting airbags, struck side crashes, near side crashes


313 Newstead, S., Watson, L. & Cameron, M.

Vehicle safety ratings estimated from police reported crash data: 2012 update
Australian and New Zealand crashes during 1987-2010

Trends in crashworthiness of the New Zealand vehicle fleet by year of manufacture: 1964 to 2010:
Supplement to Report 313
Vehicle safety ratings estimated from police reported crash data: 2012 update

injury, vehicle occupant, collision, passenger car unit, passive safety system, statistics

.pdf [4.6MB]


.pdf [473KB]

314 Keall, M., Stephan, K., Watson, L. & Newstead, S.

Road safety benefits of vehicle roadworthiness inspections in New Zealand and Victoria

Vehicle roadworthiness, vehicle defects, vehicle safety, crash risk, statistics, data analysis

.pdf [438KB]

315 Budd, L., Scully, M., Newstead, S.V. & Watson, L.

The potential crash and injury reduction benefits of safer vehicle choices for older drivers in Australia and New Zealand

Older drivers,  vehicle choice optimisation, crashworthiness, aggressivity, injury outcome, statistics