Australasian Road Safety Awards

2020 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award – Recognising our exemplary organisations, groups and projects!



2020 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award nominations open 1st April, 2020. 

Winners to be announced at the prestigious ARSC2020 Conference Gala Dinner
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 17 September 2020

The Award

The 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award calls for any road safety practitioner from the public or private sector to submit highly innovative, cost-effective road safety initiatives/programmes which they have recently developed that stand out from the standard, everyday practice and deliver significant improvements in road safety for the community.

2019 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award winner Mr Peter Kolesnik, who led a team of five on a project titled ‘Hold the red: Radar-based intersection collision avoidance system’. Mr Kolesnik is pictured with Mr Andrew King, Group Business Manager for 3M Transportation Safety Division and 3M Commercial Solutions Division, Australia and New Zealand (Centre) and Mr Martin Small, ACRS President (Right)

The 2020 Presentation

The Supreme Winner or Team Leader will be presented with their award in front of an anticipated audience of over 500 road safety professionals at the ARSC2020 Conference Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 17 September 2020.

Grand Prize

The winner will RECEIVE a trip to the USA to attend the 51st ATSSA Annual Convention & Traffic Expo in 2021, and will also visit 3M Global Headquarters in Minnesota. The winner will also present their winning entry and USA trip at the next Australasian Road Safety Conference, and may also be eligible to present at the ATSSA Convention.

Further Information

If you need further information or have any queries, please contact ACRS Chief Executive Officer, Claire Howe, on (02) 6290 2509 or