This page hosts recordings of past Austroads Webinars. Upcoming webinars are listed on our events page.
Pedestrian Facility Selection Tool
This webinar provides an introduction to the Austroads Pedestrian Facility Selection Tool and demonstrate how to use it with a fully worked example. The tool is designed to help Australian and New Zealand practitioners select the most appropriate type of pedestrian crossing based on walkability, safety and economic outcomes. Download the presentation slides and the answers to questions raised in the webinar.
Future Challenges of Changing Agricultural Equipment
This webinar addresses the road safety and infrastructure challenges posed by the operation of agricultural vehicles and equipment on public roads. It is presented by Adam Ritzinger, lead author of the 2016 Austroads report Future Challenges of Changing Agricultural Equipment. The presentation slides can be downloaded here.
Assessment of Life Line Freight Routes
This one-hour webinar provides an overview of the Risk Indicator, a tool designed to identify and support investment in ‘Life Line’ freight routes. It is presented by Steven Manders, one of the developers of the tool and author of the Austroads report Identification of a Risk Indicator to Support ‘Life Line’ Freight Routes. The presentation slides can be downloaded here.
Not All Roads Are Created Equal
A 40-minutes presentation by Glenn Bunting and Diane Gamble from the NZ Transport Agency on New Zealand's Speed Management Guide.
Older Road Users- Emerging Trends
This one-hour webinar provides an overview of the emerging trends in crash involvement among older road users, aged 75 years and over. It is presented by Dr Matthew Baldock, Deputy Director of the Centre for Automotive Safety Research at the University of Adelaide, and lead author of the Austroads report Older Road Users: Emerging Trends.
Austroads Guide to Road Design Part 3: Geometric Design
This two-part webinar provides an overview of the updated Guide to Road Design Part 3: Geometric Design. This first session covers design objectives, speeds and cross sections. Presented by Peter Aumann, Principal Research Engineer, ARRB Group. Peter specialises in road design with a cross over in traffic management and road safety. He has played a pivotal role in the 2016 update of the Guide.
An Introduction to the Austroads Design Vehicles and Turning Path Templates
This 2013 presentation by the ARRB Group provides an introduction to the Austroads Design Vehicles and Turning Path Templates.