Archive for the ‘Road trauma’ Category

Injury Evidence Bank

By Injury Matters • December 22nd, 2020

Are you seeking reliable and accurate research pieces? The Injury Matters Evidence Bank can help. The Injury Evidence Bank provides a central location to access injury prevention evidence in one location. Within the Bank, users are able to search for existing evidence by key words, injury topic, primary target audience, stage of injury prevention andmore…

WA Road Safety Strategy 2020-2030

By Injury Matters • November 17th, 2020

Aligning with National Road Safety Week, “Driving Change”, Western Australian’s road safety strategy for 2020-2030 was recently released by the Government of Western Australia. This latest strategy reinforces that road safety is everyone’s responsibility and that through collective action we can work towards reducing the number of people killed or seriously injured on WA roadsmore…

Royal Perth Hospital Injury-Related Admissions Reports

By Injury Matters • October 14th, 2020

Royal Perth Hospital have released five new reports, providing insight into the prevalence of preventable injury-related hospitalisations in Western Australia. The recently released reports cover injuries relating to; Workplaces, Road trauma, Horses, Dog bites, and Alcohol and Other Drugs. The reports highlight the number of injury-related admissions to Royal Perth Hospital in the ten-year periodmore…

Road Ribbon for Road Safety®: a collaborative road safety campaign

By • October 22nd, 2018

The annual Road Ribbon for Road Safety® campaign, developed by the WA Local Government Association’s (WALGA) RoadWise, provides people with an opportunity to directly contribute to road safety and the long-term vision of zero deaths and serious injuries on our roads. Commencing on Sunday, 18 November, coinciding with the World Day of Remembrance for Roadmore…

Road Safety – Summit session recap

By • December 15th, 2017

Leading figures from across the WA injury prevention sector and those with a keen interest in road safety gathered for the afternoon road safety session as part of the Injury Prevention Summit on Thursday, 23 November. Led by WALGA Roadwise Manager, Terri-Anne Pettet, the expert panel included Acting Road Safety Commissioner, Iain Cameron, Senior Researchmore…

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