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    CYCLIST SURVEY

    If you are a resident of Western Australia, we welcome your views, whether you are a cyclist, a driver or both.

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  • CLOSER TO HOME

    CLOSER TO HOME

    The road toll is not just a number. Every death is someone’s grandmother, grandfather, mother, father, husband, wife, brother, sister, or child – it’s closer to home than you think.

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WA Road Fatalities in 2018

102
Total Deaths
41
Deaths in Metropolitan
61
Deaths in Regional
METRO

WA Road Fatalities by Region in 2018

  • 6 Kimberley
  • 14 Wheatbelt
  • 19 South West
  • 2 Pilbara
  • 4 Goldfields / Esperance
  • 41 Metropolitan
  • 8 Midwest Gascoyne
  • 8 Great Southern
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Towards Zero

Towards Zero is the State Government’s road safety strategy for 2008-2020.

Incorporating the Safe System approach, Towards Zero aims to improve road safety through four cornerstones: Safe Road Use; Safe Roads and Roadsides; Safe Speeds; and Safe Vehicles. Our target, by 2020, is 11,000 fewer people killed or seriously injured on our roads – a reduction of approximately 40% on 2005-2007.

    • Cyclist Survey
      Cardno is working with the Road Safety Commission of WA on a two year study to research and identify trends in the level of awareness of, and compliance with, the new Minimum Passing Distances Regulation which aims to enhance cycle safety.
    • Rail Safety Week
      The South West Industry Road Safety Alliance has urged pedestrians not to be reckless around rail crossings.
    • Riders could be rewarded for sharing safety tips
      The Road Safety Commission wants West Australians who travel on two wheels to get involved in the road safety conversation, and there’s a great prize up for grabs as well!
    • Cyclists and the road rule
      A conversation around cyclists and the road rules has been sparked on social media, prompting Acting Road Safety Commissioner Iain Cameron to remind West Australians that many road rules apply to anyone in charge of a vehicle, including cyclists