The Department of Transport (DoT) brings together all transport modes to design, plan, deliver and operate Victoria’s transport system. We’re focused on outcomes that deliver more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services.
DoT’s vision is to meet the aspirations of Victorians and businesses for a transport system that is simple, connected, accessible, reliable, safe and supports a productive, growing economy.
Victoria has a proud history of road safety innovation and within the Department, Road Safety Victoria (RSV) has recently been established to provide a dedicated office to improving safety for all Victorian road users. RSV works closely with road safety partners – Transport Accident Commission, Victoria Police, the Department of Justice and Community Safety, and the Department of Health and Human Services – to deliver strategic and coordinated road safety policies, programs and initiatives.
The TAC is a Victorian Government-owned organisation whose role is to promote road safety, improve the State’s trauma system and support those who have been injured on our roads. Our ambition is to be the world leader in social insurance and eliminate serious road trauma. We want to ensure people are not hurt on our roads and help those who are injured to get their lives back on track. Our clients deserve the best, so we aim to be nothing less.
The Department is responsible for the design and implementation of the Australian Government’s infrastructure, transport and regional development policies and programs, and is the lead agency for communications and the arts. We are at the forefront of the Australian Government’s efforts to connect our communities, secure the nation’s economic future, improve living standards, provide access to high quality communication services and ensure all Australians can enjoy diverse artistic and cultural experiences.
The Office of Road Safety, within the Department, works to improve road safety leadership and coordination across all levels of government and is leading the development of the next National Road Safety Strategy, in conjunction with all states and territories.
The NHVR is Australia’s regulator for all vehicles over 4.5 tonnes gross vehicle mass and administers the Heavy Vehicle National Law.
We provide leadership to, and work collaboratively with, industry and partner agencies to drive sustainable improvements to safety, productivity and efficiency outcomes across the Australian heavy vehicle road transport sector.
We are headquartered in Brisbane and currently employ more than 350 people across Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Launceston and Melbourne, with a direct regulatory relationship with more than:
— 40,000 road freight businesses
— 900,000 heavy vehicle units
— 500 road managers
— 1,000 authorised officers.
Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) is a world leader in injury prevention research and training. Our research has led directly to real-world solutions for making Australians safer on the roads, in the workplace, and in homes and communities. MUARC’s long standing partnership with the World Health Organisation (WHO) as a Collaborating Centre supports initiatives towards the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals relating to violence and injury prevention. We are committed to the excellence of our research and training, the independence of our recommendations and the engagement we have with the communities we serve, locally and globally.
3M is fundamentally a science-based company. We produce thousands of imaginative products, and we’re a leader in scores of markets – from health care and highway safety to office products and abrasives and adhesives. Our success begins with our ability to apply our technologies – often in combination – to an endless array of real-world customer needs. Of course, all of this is made possible by the people of 3M and their singular commitment to make life easier and better for people around the world.
As one of the world’s largest toll-road operators with roads in Australia, the USA and Canada, everything we do works to get people where they want to go, as quickly and safely as possible – from designing and building new roads to researching new vehicle and road safety technology.
The National Road Safety Partnership Program (NRSPP) offers a collaborative network to support Australian businesses in developing a positive road safety culture. It’s about saving lives without the red tape.
Partners within the NRSPP recognise road safety not as a competitive advantage but as a shared advantage. Collaboration will not only increase productivity but save lives. On our website, you will find the tools, evidence, networks and support that will empower you in not only improving road safety in your workplace, but outside of your workplace too.
From senior management to workers, a positive road safety culture is everyone’s responsibility.
Austroads is the collective of the Australian and New Zealand transport agencies, representing all levels of government. Austroads members are collectively responsible for the management of over 900,000 kilometres of roads valued at more than $250 billion representing the single largest community asset in Australia and New Zealand.
Providing high-quality, practical and impartial advice, information, tools and services, Austroads helps its members make mobility safer and more reliable for all users and our transport infrastructure sustainable and future proof.
Austroads’ work is evidence-based and impacts a wide range of agencies including planning, service, infrastructure, health and safety, public health and policing.
Victoria Police was established in 1853 and provides policing services to the Victorian community 24 hours a day, seven days a week, working to keep more than 6 million Victorians safe. Its role is to uphold the law so as to promote a safe, secure and orderly society.
Acusensus was formed with the purpose of providing rapid and effective interventions to combat substantial road safety challenges.
We develop and deliver technology enabled solutions to drive behavioural change on the roads, reduce the instances of dangerous and unlawful driving, and the deaths and serious injuries that result from it. We are proud to be partnering with Transport for NSW for the world’s first automated illegal mobile phone use enforcement camera program.
Acusensus utilises advanced vehicle detection, high-speed image capture and image analysis and recognition technologies to address a range of road safety problems including distracted driving, speeding, and ANPR.
Dräger is a leading international company in the fields of medical and safety technology. For more than 60 years, Dräger have gained extensive experience in non-invasive detection of breath alcohol or saliva for drugs. Our solution includes handheld alcohol screeners, evidential breath analysers, interlock ignition systems and drug testing equipment.
Pathtech are Australia’s largest supplier of saliva drug detection devices.
Pathtech are the exclusive Australian and New Zealand distributors of the Securetec DrugWipe oral fluid drug test. The DrugWipe is used by Police in EVERY jurisdiction for roadside drug testing nationally.
The Pathtech drug detection product ranges are designed and manufactured in strict compliance to the highest standards.
Pathtech are an Australian owned company with more than 30 years’ experience in supplying workplaces, government departments, scientific and forensic communities with high quality products, including drug and alcohol testing devices. We provide cutting-edge solutions tailored to help meet customer’s needs.
By focusing on customer service and their strong global manufacturing relationships – this makes Pathtech the trusted choice.
Ajen Monitoring Systems trading as Smart Start Interlocks Australia is a proud distributor of Smart Start Inc., North America’s leader in premier alcohol ignition interlock devices. Our network of professional Automotive Technicians provide installations and servicing of Alcohol Interlocks to the offender, commercial and voluntary market across Australia. Smart Start Interlocks have installed over 30,000 alcohol interlocks since 2009 and proudly provide innovative and industry leading products and services which are highly regarded by our customers, monitoring authorities and partners.