Weekly Alert

The ACRS Weekly Alert is a benefit of ACRS membership and is a weekly e-newsletter containing a wrap up of all road safety related news and events of importance from within the ACRS, around Australasia, and internationally.

An example of the Weekly Alert may be viewed here.


The Alert has a wide distribution to all Corporate and Individual members of the ACRS, including the following sectors:

  • All Australian and New Zealand road safety research agencies;
  • Australian and New Zealand universities;
  • Injury prevention, brain injury, and neuroscience research organisations;
  • Australasian surgeons’ association;
  • Australian federal government road safety & health promotion agencies;
  • All state and territory road safety agencies;
  • Local government agencies;
  • Policing agencies (both federal and state);
  • Emergency services agencies;
  • Road safety research funding organisations;
  • Medical associations;
  • Safety promotion and training agencies;
  • Carer advocacy groups and associations;
  • Independent road safety consultants;
  • State vehicle and personal insurance agencies;
  • Driving schools and instructor associations;
  • Road safety advocacy groups, including motorcycles, children, youth, pedestrians, cyclists;
  • Road industry groups, including vehicles, trucks, roads;
  • International road safety consultants, agencies and advocacy groups;
  • Fleet safety associations;
  • Independent economist consultants and companies;
  • Engineers and engineering associations;
  • Legal firms;
  • Trucking companies;
  • Vehicle manufacturing companies;
  • Vehicle safety advocacy and testing organisations;
  • Other public or private companies interested in or working in the field of road safety;
  • Secondary, tertiary, and post-graduate students currently studying in the road trauma field;
  • Interested members of the public.

Advertising in the Alert

The ACRS welcomes advertisements in the Alert from both members and non-members. To learn more about advertising in the Weekly Alert and other areas of the ACRS, visit our Sponsorship & Advertising page.