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The Driving Simulator

Monash's Virtual Reality Autonomous Vehicle features in Infrastructure Magazine

Monash University has developed a Virtual Reality Autonomous Vehicle (VRAV) that enables on-road testing of autonomous vehicles. MUARC’s Dr Steve O’Hern is a member of the award-winning project, which features in the latest issue of

21 May, 2020
Hazard 87

New edition of Hazard provides in-depth details of on-road cyclist injuries in Victoria

The Victorian Injury Surveillance Unit has released the 87th edition of Hazard, providing an in-depth description of on-road adult cyclist injuries in Victoria from 2008/09 to 2017/18.

29 April, 2020
IP-GRIP Scholarship Available

PhD Scholarship Available with MUARC and Industry Partner TAC

Apply Now: A PhD scholarship opportunity has become available through our Injury Prevention Graduate Research Industry Partnership (IP-GRIP) program.

22 April, 2020
Caroline Spencer

From Bushfires to Coronavirus: MUDRI’s involvement in local council response to COVID-19

From providing the vulnerable with essential goods to enlisting volunteers through the local footy club, there's an important role for local councils to play during the COVID-19 pandemic. MUDRI's Caroline Spencer tells us how she became

22 April, 2020
ASTC Event

Gallery: Advanced Safe Truck Concept Final Report Event

On 10 March, 2020 we revealed key findings from the Advanced Safe Truck Concept. View all the photos from the event here.

10 March, 2020

World-first study tests distraction and fatigue in drivers

A landmark study analysing truck driver performance behind the wheel has provided a world-first window into fatigue and distraction among truck drivers.

10 March, 2020
Dr Sara Liu

Road to MUARC: Sara Liu

How did our researchers get to MUARC and become champions of injury prevention? Each has a story to tell, and Road to MUARC is a semi-regular series that shares them. In this instalment we learn about Dr Sara Liu.

13 February, 2020
2019 Road Safety Management Leadership Program

MUARC delivers another well-received Road Safety Management Leadership Program

MUARC hosted road safety professionals from around the world last month for another successful instalment of the Road Safety Management Leadership Program.

18 December, 2019
Tum Tangthanaseth

Inaugural scholarship allows Thai delegate to benefit from Road Safety Management Leadership Program

Road safety leaders from Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs) were given a special opportunity to attend the Road Safety Management Leadership Program last month.

17 December, 2019