2005 Driver Distraction Conference

Driver Distraction Conference

Sydney June 2005

The first international conference on distracted driving, held at Parliament House, Sydney, Australia, on 2-3 June 2005

The Australasian College of Road Safety gratefully acknowledges its partners; NRMA Motoring & Services, the STAYSAFE Committee, Motor Accidents Authority, the George Institute for International Health, and the Australian Driver Trainers Association for their support of the conference.

The conference proceedings were edited by Ian Faulks, assisted by Michael Regan, Mark Stevenson, John Brown, Allan Porter and Julia Irwin.

The conference papers were first released as a parliamentary paper STAYSAFE 67. Driver distraction: Proceedings of an international conference on distracted driving in June 2006.


Keynote Speakers

Driver distraction: Reflections on the past, present and future, a keynote presentation from Michael Regan, Monash University Accident Research Centre

Driver distraction: Breakdowns of a multi-level control process, a keynote presentation from John Lee, University of Iowa

Driver distraction countermeasures, a keynote presentation from Peter Burns, Transport Canada