Safe Roads and Roadsides
Improving the safety of roads could reduce the number of serious crashes by as much as 40%. Investing in safe system infrastructure improvements will continue to save lives and prevent serious injuries into the future, creating a lasting legacy of an inherently safe road network.
Fact Sheet - Black Spot Program Officer Assistance, August 2019
This new Fact Sheet for Local Governmments and Regional Road Groups outlines how RoadWise officers can assist with National and State Black Spot Program submissions.
Download the Fact Sheet from the Tools and Resources online form.
Kit - Black Spot Program, March 2019
This Kit aims to provide information to RoadWise Road Safety Advisors on the National and State Black Spot Program and how they can provide support to WA Local Governments in the National and State Black Spot nomination process.
Download the Kit from the Tools and Resources online form.
Regional Road Group and Black Spot Survey Results - Report 2018
This report presents the results of the Regional Road Group (RRG) and Black Spot Survey conducted by The Western Australian Local Government Association’s (WALGA) RoadWise Program in September 2017.
The survey was developed to obtain feedback on RoadWise’s role in the Black Spot program and the impact of recent changes to road safety auditor accreditation.
Visit the Tools and Resources page to download the Regional Road Group and Black Spot Report.
Safe Roads and Roadsides Resource Kit
The Safe Roads and Roadsides Resource Kit, which was initially developed to assist Local Governments in the Great Southern region, is now available for use on a statewide level and can be downloaded from this website by completing the dowloard form.
The Kit, which includes supporting templates such as quizzes, media releases, activities, posters and presentations, has been designed to allow information to be tailored to suit the needs of individual Local Governments, RooadWise or other road safety committees/groups. It is intended to support and enhance existing Local Government activities being implemented as part of the safe roads and roadsides cornerstone of Towards Zero.
To find out more, contact your closest Road Safety Advisor.
Visit the following pages to access information and resources for campaigns targeting safe roads and roadsides:
July 2018 - Safe Roads and Roadsides Treatment: Wire Rope Barriers. Ever Wondered How They Work?