Tagged: road worker safety

WA announces safety improvements for road workers

The WA State Government has announced that automated traffic control devices will now be used on all highways, main roads and high volume, high speed local roads as part of measures aimed at protecting road workers. The measure is consistent …

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National Road Safety Week 2022

RA is proud to once again be a Principal Partner for National Road Safety Week, which will run from 15-22 May. Safety is RA’s top policy priority – and each year, National Road Safety Week provides is an opportunity to …

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Queensland releases new road safety strategy

The Queensland Government has released a new ten-year road safety strategy that includes significant increases in penalties for infringements and a welcome focus on road worker safety. Queensland’s Minister for Transport and Main Roads Mark Bailey said the entire strategy …

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Media campaign highlights road worker safety

Transport for NSW (TfNSW) has launched a new TV, radio and social media campaign reinforcing the importance of slowing down around road work sites to protect road workers. The campaign features workers on real work sites across NSW and will …

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New partnership enhances traffic management

RA members Altus and Downer have signed a new strategic partnership that highlights the growing importance of effective traffic management as the nation delivers a record transport infrastructure pipeline. The new deal sees Altus acquire the Downer Traffic Management Business. …

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Simple errors can have dire safety consequences

Drivers are being reminded to avoid complacency behind the wheel as the nation prepares for busy travel periods during school holidays and Easter. In Victoria, the Transport Accident Commission has launched a new campaign which highlights concentration lapses that people …

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