ARSC2017 – What a fantastic event, thanks to the participation of 650+ delegates!
The ARSC2017 Post-Conference Wrap-Up and ARSC2017 Photo Gallery are now available.
2018 ACRS Fellowship & 3M-ACRS Award nominations are now open!
Nominations close 15 July 2018
Please join us at ARSC2018 in our efforts to save lives and injuries on our roads…
ARSC Founding Partners, the Australasian College of Road Safety (ACRS) and Austroads, together with the ARSC2018 co-Chair organisations ARRB and Transport & Road Safety Research (TARS) at UNSW, are delighted to invite you to the 2018 Australasian College of Road Safety Awards which will be held at Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf, Sydney Harbour, Australia, on Thursday 4 October 2018. This prestigious award ceremony will take place at the 2018 Australasian Road Safety Conference, which is the result of a successful merger of Australasia’s two premier road safety conferences: the Australasian College of Road Safety Conference, and the Australasian Road Safety Research, Policing and Education Conference.
Please find out more information on the Australasian Road Safety Conference website.
The Australasian College of Road Safety Awards continue the tradition of the original Australasian road safety awards and conferences by recognising and celebrating exemplary projects and people working hard across our region to save lives and reduce injuries on our roads.
These awards include the following presentations:
- The prestigious Australasian College of Road Safety Fellowship Award in recognition of exemplary contribution being made by an individual to road safety in Australasia. This award has been recognising outstanding individuals since its inception in 1991. In 2014 the ACRS Patron, the Governor-General of Australia Sir Peter Cosgrove presented this award – see the Press Release & Photo Gallery here, in 2015, Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister, Hon Michael McCormack MP, presented this award. In 2016 & 2017 the award was presented by Hon Darren Chester, Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport.
- Australasia’s premier road safety award recognising projects that exhibit exemplary innovation and effectiveness to save lives and injuries on roads – the 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award. This award is entering its 8th year and is recognised as Australasia’s premier road safety award recognising an outstanding road trauma reduction project. In 2014 the ACRS Patron, the Governor-General of Australia Sir Peter Cosgrove presented this award – see the Press Release & Photo Gallery here – and in 2015, Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister, Hon Michael McCormack MP, joined us to present these awards. In 2016 & 2017 the award was presented by Hon Darren Chester, Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport.
- ARSC Conference Awards (presented in the closing session of the Australasian Road Safety Conference)
- Other awards as deemed appropriate by the joint hosts for the ARSC Conference: ACRS, Austroads and invited hosts for each year.
Please find information about past ACRS Awards, including the ACRS Fellowship and the 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Awards here.
Austroads, ARRB, TARS @UNSW and the ACRS look forward to your participation in ARSC2018 which aligns with international, Australasian and national road safety efforts, and is a significant step forward in Australasia’s road safety strategy.
We look forward to you joining us to Celebrate Excellence in Road Safety!