Winner of 2019 3M Award announced

Safe Roads has won New Zealand’s premier road safety award for the innovative use of virtual reality technology to test safety designs at rail level crossings. The 3M Traffic Safety Innovation Award for 2019, which recognises exemplary innovation and effectiveness to save lives and injuries on roads, was presented at the Engineering NZ Transportation Group’s…

Input sought for PhD work on barriers to walking

Pedestrian accessibility is increasingly seen as a key aspect of efficient towns and cities, and its improvement faces the challenge of addressing systemic issues. A PhD work is underway at Auckland University of Technology (AUT), aiming to support local decisions through evidence on how streets’ characteristics participate to difficulties of reaching local destinations on foot…