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UCSR2019-20

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

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

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

28 May, 2019

Warmest congratulations to Professor Mike Lenné

Warmest congratulations to Professor Mike Lenné who, along with Professors Paul Salmon and Neville Stanton, Dr Gemma Read and the late Thomas Triggs (former MUARC Deputy Director), was awarded the William Floyd Award at the 70th anniversary

7 May, 2019

Congratulations to Adjunct Professor Mike Lenné on the release of two books

Adjunct Professor Mike Lenné has recently published two books that are based on ARC programs originally awarded to MUARC and completed by Professor Paul Salmon’s team at the University of the Sunshine Coast.

4 April, 2019

Long-term Disaster Resilience Report

Launched in Wangaratta on 22 February 2019, the Long-term Disaster Resilience Report identifies what helps and hinders individual and community resilience in disasters.

25 February, 2019

The silent risks of electric vehicles: how do we ensure pedestrian safety?

The growing popularity of electric cars presents an increasing risk to the visually impaired.

20 February, 2019