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17 November 2014 - Two TARS Researchers Received Award from Australasian College of Road Safety (ACRS)
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On Wednesday, 12 November, 2014, two TARS researchers, Prof Raphael Grzebieta and Ms Lori Mooren, received special acknowledgement of their outstanding achievements in road safety by the Governor Gene.....
27 May 2014 - OSIT Conference
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TARS Research will co-sponsor the Occupational Safety in Transportation conference (OSIT) in conjunction with CARRS-Q. OSIT will be held in 2014 on the Gold Coast.
27 May 2014 - Australasian New Car Assessment Program awarded 2014 Global NCAP Consumer Champion
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His Majesty Prince Michael of Kent, cousin of Queen Elizabeth, presented the Global NCAP Award at the Global NCAP Forum in Melbourne on 6th May, 2014. At the Awards presentation, Mr David Ward, Secret.....
27 May 2014 - UN_Road_Safety_Resolution
On 10 April, 2014 the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution on “Improving global road safety”.
11 January 2014 - European Bicycle Safety Expert to Visit TARS
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TARS will soon be hosting Dr Marco Dozza, an Assistant Professor at Chalmers Univ. of Technology in Sweden. Dr Dozza's current research focuses on planning and analysing data from naturalistic driving.....
09 January 2014 - Bicycle shared paths
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In the closing weeks of 2013 a team of TARS researchers were out on shared cycle/pedestrian paths busily collecting data to improve understanding of safety on these paths.
09 January 2014 - Bicycle shared paths
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In the closing weeks of 2013 a team of TARS researchers were out on shared cycle/pedestrian paths busily collecting data to improve understanding of safety on these paths.
30 September 2013 -
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TARS and CASR are organising a 2-day workshop on roadway departures, and how to prevent them and reduce their severity when they do occur. The workshop topics will be presented by the USA’s and Austra.....
01 July 2013 - ARC Linkage Grant for Naturalistic-Driving Project
Prof. Mike Reagan from TARS has been awarded a $750,000 Linkage Project grant from the Australian Research Council (ARC) to perform a naturalistic-driving study, looking at innovation in road safety r.....
27 May 2013 - TARS Participation at 2013 ESV
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TARS researchers participated to the 2013 Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (ESV) Conference in Seoul, South Korea. The ESV Conference, which is organised by the US National Highway Transportation Safety Ad.....
27 May 2013 - TARS Participation at 2013 ACRS Conference
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Paper on speed management by TARS researchers wins the best-paper award at the 2013 Australasian College of Road Safety (ACRS) Conference in Adelaide.
21 May 2013 - Survey on Cycling for Transport
TARS researchers are investigating the way that people use their bikes for transport, to support policy and planning to promote cycling. So that the benefits of cycling for transport can be valued cor.....