Target zero – the role of autonomous vehicles in improving road safety

Queensland – and Australia more broadly – has a rich history of safety innovation that has significantly contributed to a reduction in fatal crashes – speed limits, roundabouts, seatbelts, and drink-driving enforcement to name a few. In 2015, however, the national road toll went up for the first time in 3 years. Official figures show the … Read more…

Autonomous Vehicles

Here at the Department of Transport and Main Roads we are putting a lot of thought into what transport is going to look like in the future, to make sure we make good planning and policy decisions for the State. To manage the risks and capture the benefits of emerging vehicle technologies, we are looking … Read more…