This report presents the findings and recommendations of a worldwide review of the literature on motorcycle safety research, covering the period 1987 to 1991. The literature examined was divided into a number of categories which included the following: alcohol, licensing, rider training, motorcycle design features, road environment, public education and awareness and helmet design. For each category, current research relating to countermeasures is reviewed, the success or failure of existing applications is documented, the relevance to Australia is assessed, and recommendations and directions for future research are noted.
Type: Research and Analysis Report
Sub Type: Consultant Report
Author(s): R J Nairn and Partners Pty Ltd
Publication Date: 01/03/92