This quick fact focuses on the dangers that road workers face, they are a vulnerable user just like pedestrians. It highlights some key facts, statistics and tips.

References

Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) (2017) Speed, http://www.rms.nsw.gov.au/roads/safety-rules/road-rules/speed.html

Queensland Government (2013) Roadwork Safety, https://www.qld.gov.au/transport/conditions/safety

VicRoads (2017) Road Worker Safety, https://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/safety-and-road-rules/ road-worker-safety/facts-and-stats

SafeWork SA (2017) Road Workers Audit, https://www.safework.sa.gov.au/ uploaded_files/20110502_road_workers_audit.pdf