Road Safety Commission

As the voice of road safety in Western Australia, the Road Safety Commission is dedicated to tackling road trauma, which is one of the biggest and most sustained causes of death and injury in the community.


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New eRideables legislation expected before Christmas

Drafting of new legislation governing eRideables in Western Australia is currently progressing. The proposed legislation will follow the Australian Road Rules and will apply rules that consider the safety of all road users. The new rules are expected to be introduced prior to Christmas 2021.
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Minister applauds 50 years of seatbelts in WA

As Western Australia approaches the 50th anniversary of seatbelt legislation in the State, Road Safety Minister Paul Papalia applauds WA drivers on belting up for (almost) 50 years.
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2021 Used Car Safety Ratings Guide released

The 2021 Used Car Safety Ratings Guide is now available. The guide is an important resource when buying a second-hand vehicle, using world-wide crash data to rate the safety of more than 250 vehicle models.

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Page reviewed 6 December 2021