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New parents hold keys to public transport future

First-time parents are ditching public transport and buying cars, contributing to more congestion in and around Melbourne, new Monash University shows.

Engineering & technology

More than a stripe of paint needed to keep cyclists safe

On-road marked bicycle lanes are not the optimal solution to keeping cyclists safe, new research by Monash University has found.

Medicine & health

Face off - Cyclists not human enough for drivers: study

A new study by Monash University and QUT has found that more than half of car drivers think cyclists are not completely human.

Research
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How to get more people to use public transport and reduce overcrowding

We know overcrowded public transport is a major deterrent to using it, but a Monash lab is working to change that.

Lens

Sport and recreation in Victoria: cycling tops list of rising injuries and deaths

Major trauma and deaths from sports such as cycling are increasing sharply, causing a significant healthcare burden.

Lens

AI may decide the outcome in civil disputes

An AI court system isn't a distant dream. “It’s here, it’s happening,” says former chief justice Marilyn Warren.

Lens
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Spike in serious road injuries among cyclists

The number of Victorian cyclists being admitted to hospital with serious trauma from road crashes has more than doubled in the past nine years, according to a Monash University study.

Medicine & health

A future world full of driverless cars ... seriously?!

Driverless cars are an engineer’s dream. At last, a technology that promises to remove the human factor from the traffic system.

Engineering & technology

Monash University research gives us a crash course in cycling in Melbourne

Researchers from Monash University have undertaken unique road accident research by turning their analysis to cyclists.

Medicine & health