Saving Lives Together

Proposed research

In consultation with the Research Review Committee, the Commission scopes the planned program of research for the year. For 2018/19 the topics proposed for further research include:

  • Lane departure warning trial – regional WA.
  • Speed management.
  • Vulnerable road users and technology to improve safety in urban areas.
  • Driver distraction on high speed roads.
  • Motorcycle safety - A review of popular routes.
  • Regional and remote road safety, Kimberley WA.
  • Intersection crashes.
  • Safe vehicles and elderly drivers.
  • Post crash care.



Acknowledgement of Country

The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community.
We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.

The Road Safety Commission is a portfolio within WA Police Force. It reports to the Minister for Road Safety, Hon. Michelle Roberts MLA.