Between 1 January 2018 to 1 January 2019 there were 131 driver/passenger fatalities in Victoria.

Between 1 January 2018 to 1 January 2019 there were 5438 driver/passenger hospitalisations in Victoria.

Source TAC Online Crash Database

Driving statistics

Latest Census statistics for Geelong

Car doors and bike riders

One of the biggest risks to bike riders is car doors being opened into their path.

Child restraints

Is your child ready for an adult seat belt?

Child Restraint Evaluation Program (CREP)

All child restraints are not created equal

Driver safety

Initiatives for drivers as well as tips and resources to help make you a safer driver.

Driving tips and tools

TAC have a range of driving tips, tools and information that can support you in driving safely on the roads, wherever you are.

Driving with bike riders

Everything you need to know about sharing the road with Bike Riders

Driving with buses

This video is about bus lanes on Melbourne roads. Bus lanes reduce delays to buses and improve their reliability and travel times.

Driving with trams

Video about the importance of sharing the roads with trams when driving in Melbourne.

Safe People

We can all work together to help Victoria move Towards Zero deaths and serious injuries.

Safe Roads

Roadsides play a vital part in helping to reduce the severity of a crash or prevent crashes from occurring in the first place.

Safe Speeds

For our fragile bodies, even a small difference in speed can mean the difference between life and death.

Safe Vehicles

If every vehicle could be upgraded to the safest in its class, serious trauma would be reduced by a third.

Older drivers

Road Safety information for older drivers.

Rest areas in Victoria

From shade to showers, rest areas provide drivers with a welcome chance to stretch their legs, and sometimes even a place to stay for the night.

Victorian road rules

Summary of Victorian road rules.

VicRoads fines

Drivers may have to pay fines if they are caught breaking the road rules.

Vehicle safety

All you need to know about choosing and using child restraints, buying a safer car, securing loads and towing trailers and caravans, plus Victoria’s vehicle design standards for safety.

Page last updated: Tuesday, 10 December 2019