Designing a risk-based safety assurance regime that assesses the safety of applicant vehicles against agreed safety criteria.
Developing legislative reform options to clarify the application of current driver and driving laws to automated vehicles, and to establish legal obligations for automated driving system (ADS) entities.
Developing options to manage government access to C-ITS and automated vehicle data.
Collaborating with the NHVR, industry and governments to develop a national framework for collecting real-life operational data to better inform future fatigue policy.
The purpose of this project is to improve safety, productivity and uptake of telematics in the heavy vehicle industry.
Assessing the effectiveness of the PBS marketplace and identifying barriers to vehicle design innovation
A review of the Performance Based Standards (PBS) scheme and its operating marketplace.
Investigating whether mass limits should be increased for three axle buses.
A research project aimed at developing a forward looking cost base model
Working with stakeholders to review and maintain the Heavy Vehicle National Law.
Working with stakeholders to review and maintain the existing Australian Light Vehicle Standards Rules.
Working with stakeholders to review and maintain the Load Restraint Guide.
Working with stakeholders to review and maintain the framework.
Working with stakeholders to review and maintain the Australian Dangerous Goods Code.
Working with stakeholders to review and maintain the Australian Road Rules.
Filing information gaps about the market structure of transport operators to inform future transport planning and policy development.
Supporting decision makers in improving transport productivity.
Identifying regulatory or operational barriers that might impact the introduction of automated vehicles on Australia's transport networks.