Publication List - Centre Report Series - 1997

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No.
Author
Title
Key Words
Year /Pages
107 Newstead, S.V.
Cameron, M.H.
Le, C.M.
Vehicle crashworthiness ratings and crashworthiness by year of vehicle manufacture: Victoria and NSW crashes during 1987-95 Injury, vehicle occupant, collision, passenger car unit, passive safety system, statistics 1997/24p
.pdf [3.1MB]
108 Harrison, W.A. The potential for the use of psychological and situational factors in the targeting of drink-drive countermeasures Enforcement, police, alcohol, driver behaviour, drink-driving, personality, occupation 1996/62p
.pdf [365KB]
109 Kent, S.
Fildes, B.
Review of Walk-With-Care: an education and advocacy program for older pedestrians Pedestrian, elderly, education programs, advocacy, road crossing 1997/43p     .pdf [560KB]
110 Harrison, W.A.
Penman, I.
Pennella, J.
Investigation of traffic safety education in Victorian schools Child, education, safety, school, survey, traffic safety education, Victoria 1997/129p
.pdf [5.5MB]
111 Corben, B.
Deery, H.
Mullan, N.
Dyte, D.
The general effectiveness of countermeasures for crashes into fixed roadside objects Accident, roadside hazard, road design, evaluation 1997/42p
.pdf [1MB]
112 Rechnitzer, G.
Zou, R.
Grzebieta, R.
MADYMO computer modelling of energy absorbing rear underrun barriers for heavy vehicles - a pilot study MADYMO, safety, accident, injury, heavy vehicle, design, vehicle occupants, under-ride protection, energy absorption 1997/44p
.pdf [17.3MB]
113 Day, L.
Valuri, G.
Ozanne-Smith, J.
General practice injury surveillance in the Latrobe Valley Injury, injury surveillance, general practice, emergency department 1997/66p
.pdf [500KB]
114 Day, L.
Ozanne-Smith, J.
Cassell, E.
McGrath, A.
Latrobe Valley Better Health Project: Evaluation of the injury prevention program 1992-1996 Evaluation, injury prevention, community-based 1997/111p
.pdf [5.3MB]
115 Newstead, S.V.
Cameron, M.H.
Correlation of results from the New Car Assessment Program with real crash data Vehicle safety, crashworthiness, crash test, injury, vehicle occupant, collision, passenger car unit, data analysis, statistical analysis 1997/48p + app
.pdf [4.4MB]
116 Diamantopoulou, K.
Cameron, M.
Dyte, D.
Harrison, W.
The relationship between demerit points accrual and crash involvement Demerit points, crash involvement, traffic offences, driver's prior crashes, efficiency, multivariate model, relative risk, correct positives 1997/96p   .pdf [330KB]
117 Haworth, N.
Bowland, L.
Vulcan, P.
Finch, C.
Pilot study of promotion of public breath testing Breath test, breathalyser, cost benefit analysis, printed publicity, public relations, road user education 1997/60p  
.pdf [311KB]
118 Fildes, B. Safety of older drivers: strategy for future research and action initiatives Drivers, elderly, health conditions, mobility, licensing, fitness to drive, testing, research, management, countermeasures 1997/53p
.pdf [1MB]
120 Haworth, N.
Vulcan, P.
Bowland, L.
Pronk, N.
Characteristics of fatal single vehicle crashes Single vehicle accident, fatality, drink driving, marijuana, driver characteristics, vehicle, road environment, pole, vegetation 1997/52p+app
.pdf [2.5MB]
121 Haworth, N.
Vulcan, P.
Bowland, L.
Pronk, N.
Estimation of risk factors for fatal single vehicle crashes Single vehicle accident, fatality, risk, drink driving, marijuana, driver characteristics, vehicle, road environment, pole, vegetation 1997/83p+app
.pdf [2.5MB]
122 Haworth, N.
Vulcan, P.
Bowland, L.
Pronk, N.
Fatal single vehicle crashes study: summary report Single vehicle accident, fatality, risk, drink driving, marijuana, driver characteristics, vehicle, road environment, pole, vegetation 1997/40p
.pdf [180KB]
123 Watson, W.
Ozanne-Smith, J.
Begg, S.
Imberger, A.
Ashby, K
Stathakis, V.
Injuries associated with nursery furniture and bunk beds Accidental falls, infant equipment, bunk beds, wound & injuries: prevention and control, epidemiology. 1997/129p + app
.pdf [641KB]
124 Watson, W.
Ozanne-Smith, J.
The cost of injury to Victoria Wounds and injuries - Economics, cost of injury 1997/104p+app
.pdf [3.2MB]
125
McGrath, A.C.
Ozanne-Smith, J.
Heading injuries out of soccer: a review of the literature Soccer, injury prevention, collisions, overuse, evaluation, countermeasures 1997/78p     .pdf [600KB]
126 Cameron, M.
Diamantopoulou, K.
Mullan, N.
Dyte, D.
Gantzer, S.
Evaluation of the country random breath testing and publicity program in Victoria, 1993-1994 Random breath testing (RBT), rural areas, booze bus, RBT operations, drink-driving, road trauma, publicity awareness, Adstock, minor road, major road 1997/60p+app
.pdf [6.5MB]
127 Corben, B.F.
Dyte., D.
Diamantopoulou, K.
Mullan, N.
Safety performance of major tourist routes - pilot study Casualty crashes, Great Ocean Road, drivers, road improvements, education, police enforcement, tourist routes, motorcyclists, speed limits, countermeasures 1997/72p
.pdf [3.9MB]