In Conversation with Kim Papalia

Speeding

Commissioner Papalia talks about speeding and distracted driving.

FIND OUT MORE
In Conversation with Kim Papalia

Crash Statistics

Preliminary Fatal & Critical Injuries

The downloadable Preliminary Fatal and Critical Injuries on WA Roads 2015 Summary document is now available. Photo courtesy of WA Police Communications Branch.

FIND OUT MORE
Crash Statistics

Speeding

Stick to the Speed Limit

In 2015, 62 of the State’s 161 crash fatalities were speed-related. Of the thousands of motorists who sped through school zones, most were travelling at between 10 and 19 km/h over the prescribed 40km/h limit.

FIND OUT MORE
Speeding

Safer Vehicles

Consult the Stars

Have you ever thought about the safety of the car you drive? When it comes to safety not all cars are created equal.

FIND OUT MORE
Safer Vehicles

Motorcyclists

Sharing the Road

Motorcyclists & drivers need to be aware of each other on the road. Being conscious of a few specific riding habits for riders & driving habits for motorists will help ensure the on road experience is a safe one for all vehicles sharing the road.

FIND OUT MORE
Motorcyclists
In Conversation with Kim Papalia
Speeding

WA Road fatalities and
serious injuries

Let's keep working together Towards Zero
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
1,641

Metropolitan
Metropolitan
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
82

Pilbara
Pilbara
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
56

Kimberley
Kimberley
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
47

Goldfields-Esperance
Goldfields-Esperance
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
101

Mid West - Gascoyne
Mid West - Gascoyne
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
180

Wheatbelt
Wheatbelt
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
331

South West
South West
23
Deaths
301
Estimated Serious Injuries*
Killed or seriously injured in 2013 by region:
62

Great Southern
Great Southern
South West Metropolitan Pilbara Kimberley Goldfields-Esperance Mid West - Gascoyne Wheatbelt South West Great Southern
Click here for more statistics

Latest News

Road Safety Commissioner urges take up of counselling service

WA Road Safety Commissioner Kim Papalia has urged road crash victims, their families and those who attend crashes to access a valuable counselling service.

In Conversation with Kim Papalia - Speeding

Commissioner Papalia talks about speeding and distracted driving.

Drink Driving

Alcohol affects decision-making, reaction times, speed & distance judgments, concentration & perception, balance & alertness. Find out more.

drink-driving-homepage-(1).jpg