The trial has identified challenges for vehicle manufacturers, infrastructure providers and regulators, but also quick wins that can be delivered.
The 2018/19 state budget will allocate a record $941 million towards fixing Victoria’s regional road network and establishing a dedicated country roads body.
The Princes Highway is undergoing night-time improvements to create smoother and safer trips for drivers.
Road safety leaders will have another opportunity to accelerate their professional development in May when the Monash University Accident Research Centre presents its Road Safety Management Leadership Program.
A world-first test bed, aimed at facilitating the development of smart multimodal transport systems, is anticipated to open up a range of opportunities for Australia thanks to its location in Melbourne’s inner-north.