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01 April 2016 - ANDS Progress Report - March 2016
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The second summary progress report for the Australian Naturalistic Driving Study (ANDS) is now available.
01 January 2016 - ANDS Progress Report - December 2015
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The first summary progress report for the Australian Naturalistic Driving Study (ANDS) is now available.
29 October 2015 - NSW SafeWork Certificate of Appreciation
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TARS researcher Lori Mooren recently was awarded a certificate of appreciation by Executive Director of SafeWork NSW, Mr Peter Dunphy for assisting the agency in the development of a program to addres.....
10 September 2015 - Queuing and Waiting for Long-Distance Truck Drivers
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We are looking for heavy-truck drivers to tell us about their recent good and bad experiences of queuing and waiting at customers. Apply onlin.....
08 August 2015 - Quad Bike Performance Project Reports
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Final reports for Quad Bike Performance Project are have been released on August 3. Reports detail a ground-breaking research carried out on quad bikes, or ATVs, and Side by Side Vehicles (SSVs) to de.....
22 April 2015 - Australian Naturalist Driving Study (ANDS)
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The Australian Naturalistic Driving Study (ANDS), a ground-breaking study of Australian drivers’ behaviour, has been officially launched on Tuesday, Apr. 21. The ANDS project, which is led by TARS, wi.....
22 April 2015 - Road-Safety Guide for Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders
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TARS Research and the Road Safety Commission today released a guide for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Isla.....
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.....
09 November 2014 - Alan Welford Award 2014
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A systematic review that identified human factors classification frameworks identifying the causal factors (including human error) of adverse events in a hospital setting won the Alan Welford award fr.....
09 November 2014 - TARS Researchers Receive the 2014 Alan Welford Award
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Dr. Rebecca Mitchell, Prof. Ann Williamson, Dr. Brett Molesworth, and Ms. Amy Chung received the 2014 Alan Welford Award for the best peer-review paper on human factors and ergonomics published in the.....
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.....