Research on how drivers, riders and walkers use the roads, including risk-taking behaviour and compliance with road rules.
Evaluation of how road design, road treatments and different technologies play a crucial role in keeping road users safe.
Research on travel speeds, speed enforcement, speed limit compliance and speed management.
Investigating new vehicle safety features, autonomous vehicles and the promotion of safe vehicles.
Safe System Foundations focus on local issues and solutions, such as Aboriginal road safety, motorcycle safety, post-crash care and socio-economic factors.
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 Paul Papalia MLA.