Investigating new technology for cyclist safety

A woman working on electronic components

The Cooperative and Automated Vehicle Initiative (CAVI) is being delivered by the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) to help prepare for the arrival of new vehicle technologies with safety, mobility and environmental benefits on Queensland roads. One component of CAVI is the vulnerable road user pilot which is looking at how new technology applications can benefit…

Sharing the road with heavy vehicles: online engagement getting results

Social media is being used to help educate heavy vehicle drivers and bikes riders to share the road safely. We have developed a series of educational social media posts covering issues such as the blind spots of heavy vehicles, safe passing distances, and other road rules and safety issues. The posts were distributed on our social media channels…