Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Roads Publications

Following is a range of Road related publications. You can open the publication of choice by clicking on the publication title below.

General Publications

  • Assessment of the need for, and the likely benefits of, enhanced side impact protection in the form of a pole side impact global technical regulation PDF: 4086 KB ReadSpeaker

    This report includes analyses of the incidence, burden and injury risk associated with side impact crashes from Australian and United Kingdom in-depth and mass crash data sources, as well as an assessment of the likely benefits and costs of a global technical regulation on pole side impact for Australia.
  • Camera effectiveness and backover collisions with pedestrians: a feasibility study PDF: 4092 KB ReadSpeaker

    This report identifies international data sources in relation to back-over collisions with pedestrians and outlines how the effectiveness of reversing cameras could best be measured using the available international data sources. As this is a preliminary scoping study only, the report does not provide an actual estimate of reversing camera effectiveness.

    A detailed second stage study has been jointly initiated by the Australian and NSW Governments.
  • Comparative Vehicle Emissions Study DOC: 492 KB
  • Guidelines for the Preparation of a Transport Emergency Response Plan PDF: 114 KB ReadSpeaker

Road Safety Publications

Importing Vehicles

Motor Vehicle Pollution in Australia

Vehicle Standards

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Last Updated: 9 July, 2014