2008 High Risk Road Users

High Risk Road Users Motivating Behaviour Change: what works and what doesn’t work?

Brisbane, 18-19 September 2008

The Australasian College of Road Safety and the Travelsafe Committee of the Queensland Parliament wish to acknowledge and thank the following organisations for their support – NRMA-ACT Road Safety Trust, Motor Accident Insurance Commission, Queensland Transport, Cozart, Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety, Queensland University of Technology and RACQ.

Conference proceedings may be accessed individually by clicking on each link.  Additionally a CD of the proceedings may be purchased for $10 including postage within Australia from the national office (email exa@acrs.org.au). If you should have any difficulty downloading these presentations please contact Jacki at exa@acrs.org.au.

Conference Publication Editors

Associate Professor Barry Watson, Acting Director, Centre for Accident Reserach and Road Safety – Queensland (CARRS-Q)

Mr Rob Hansen, Reserch Director, Travelsafe Committee, Queensland Parliament

Conference Organising Committee

Associate Professor Barry Watson, Acting Director, Centre for Accident Reserach and Road Safety – Queensland

Mr Rob Hansen, Reserch Director, Travelsafe Committee, Queensland Parliament

Ms Linda Cooke, Executive Officer, Australasian College of Road Safety

Ms Clare Murray, marketing & Events Officer, CARRS-Q

Ms Erin Pasley, Acitng Senior Research Officer, Travelsafe Committee, Queenland Parliament

Ms Jacki Percival, Executive Assistant, Australasian College of Road Safety

Ms Kate Redford, Senior Administration Officer, CARRS-Q

The Scientific Committee

All of the papers submitted for peer review as part of the 2008 Joint conference were subject to an independent peer review process, conducted under the auspices of the Conference’s Scientific Committee. The peer reviews were undertaken by members of the Scientific Committee and other national and international researchers with expertise in the relevant topics. This peer review process meets the HERDC guidelines.

Associate Professor Barry Watson (Chair), Acting Director, Centre for Accident Reserach and Road Safety – Queensland (CARRS-Q)

Professor Raphael Grzebieta, Immediate Past President, Australasian College of Road Safety, Chair of Road Safety, NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre

Mr Rob Hansen, Reserch Director, Travelsafe Committee, Queensland Parliament

Professor Narelle Haworth, CARRS-Q

Dr Mark King, CARRS-Q

Mr Peter Kolesnik, Manager Road Safety Strategic Development & Intelligence Unit, Qeensland Police Service

Dr Alexia Lennon, CARRS-Q

Ms Pam Palmer, Senior Manager (Policy), Land Transport & Safety Division, Queenland Transport

Ms Liz de Rome, Principal Consultnat and Managing Directo, LdeR Consulting

Keynote Speakers

Associate Professor Raymond Bingham, Social and Behavioral Analysis Division, University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, USA

Associate Professor Rebecca Ivers, Director of the Injury Division, The George Institute for International Health

Associate Professor Simon Washington, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Ira A Fulton School of Engineering, Arizona State University, USA

Emeritus Professor Mary Sheehan, AO, Former Director of the Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety, Qld