VSRG Research Program: Road safety benefits of additional criteria on vehicle restrictions for novice drivers

  • Newstead, Stuart (Primary Chief Investigator (PCI))
  • Watson, Linda (Chief Investigator (CI))
  • D'Elia, Angelo (Chief Investigator (CI))
  • Keall, Michael D. (Chief Investigator (CI))
  • Rampollard, Casey (Chief Investigator (CI))

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

This project aims to establish the potential benefits of expanding novice driver vehicle restriction to include additional criteria such as the requirement for driver assist technologies such as:

• Electronic stability control
• Autonomous emergency braking
• Active lane keep assist
Short titleVSRG 2020 - Project 3
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/07/2028/02/21

Funding

  • ANCAP Australasia Ltd: AUD65,000.00

Keywords

  • Injury
  • vehicle occupant
  • collision
  • vehicle safety
  • road safety
  • road trauma reductions
  • road trauma outcomes
  • vehicle restrictions
  • novice drivers
  • vulnerable road users
  • driver assistance technologies