Media Releases

Recent ACRS Media Releases:

ACRS recognised with prestigious Prince Michael International Road Safety Award (13 December 2017)

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims -Joint ACRS President & Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove Media Release (19 November 2017)

ACT Child Safety Program Takes Out Top Road Safety Prize (12 October 2017)

TAC’s Samantha Cockfield recognised with prestigious Australasian Road Safety Award  (12 October 2017)

US Expert to Keynote Perth Road Safety Conference (8 October 2017)

Road Trauma Rising – ACRS presents the way forward (27 March 2017)

Road deaths and injuries rising: Time to fund road safety election promises in budget to save lives and injuries (17 January 2017)

Joint AAA ANCAP ACRS Media Release: Road deaths rising – Urgent need for PM Turnbull to appoint dedicated road safety minister (17 July 2016)

2016 Australian Federal Election – Increasing road deaths and injuries lead the Australian community to ask: Where are the political parties’ road safety policies? (15 June 2016)

ACRS President Statement - Launch of Yellow Ribbon National Road Safety Week - Parliament House, Canberra (01 May 2016)

Prestigious ACRS Fellowship awarded to Rob McInerney (16 Oct 2015)

Australasia’s Premier Road Safety Award to Queensland Government (16 Oct 2015)

ARSC2015 – 650 road safety experts to gather on the Gold Coast next week (09 Oct 2015)

Un-met road safety election promises would boost budget outcome (05 May 2015)

Today Marks World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (16 Nov 2014)

Prestigious ACRS Fellowship awarded to Iain Cameron   (15 Nov 2014)

Australasia’s Premier Road Safety Award to Amy Gillett Foundation  (14 Nov 2014)

Win at trip to the USA! – Enter an innovative road safety project to be in the running (17 Apr 2014)

Helmet laws aren’t broken – why fix them (05 Dec 2013)

Unlimited speed trial would fail the corporate responsibility test (14 Nov 2013)

2013 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award announcement 0(8 Nov 2013)

Road safety experts support call for better roads (25 Jul 2013)

Federal budget needed to coordinate road safety action (24 Apr 2013)

Seminar to focus on safety on ACT & Region rural roads (09 Apr 2013)

Belt our kids in on high-speed school buses (01 Feb 2013)

Governor-General lends support to global road safety action (09 Aug 2012)

2012 ACRS National Conference: Heavy vehicle safety a focus (25 July 2012)

Australasian road safety conference – only 4 weeks to go! (12 July 2012)

Reduce Accidents, Prevent Tragedy, Activate Resources (13 Mar 2012)

Look out for solutions not blame in Christmas road safety messages (Christmas 2011)

Road safety IS the message (12 Dec 2011)

2011 Winners announced in 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award (07 Sept 2011)

ACRS looks at heavy vehicle safety (06 Sept 2011)