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David Logan

Road to MUARC: David Logan

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 David Logan.

22 October, 2020
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)

16 September, 2020
Safety Science cover

MUARC researchers guest edit Special Issue of Safety Science

Dr Kristie Young and Associate Professor Sjaan Koppel have guest-edited a Special Issue of Safety Science, containing a selection of papers from the 8th International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research.

2 September, 2020
Scholarship Available

Apply now for PhD Scholarship on Hospital in the Home

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.

25 August, 2020
Monthly Bulletin - Edition 3

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.

6 August, 2020
Pedestrian crossing

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.

30 July, 2020
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.

30 June, 2020
Incident responders project

Incident response safety project enters next phase

A project to improve the safety of incident responders operating on high-speed roads has entered its next phase after MUARC completed over 500 surveys with emergency service workers.

23 June, 2020
VISU COVID-19 Bulletin

Victorian Injury Surveillance Unit reports decline in emergency department presentations during first month of COVID-19 lockdown

Victorian hospitals recorded a decrease in emergency department presentations during March 2020, the early period of the COVID-19 lockdown.

9 June, 2020