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Valuing Transport Safety in Australia

Publication Type:
Working Paper 26

Publication Subject(s):

ISBN:
0 642 23339 X

ISSN:
1036-739X

Release Date:
September 1996

The value of transport safety is an important input to decisions on policies and investments with safety implications and for measuring the burden of transport accidents to the community. There are a number of approaches which may be used in valuing transport safety. The purpose of this Working Paper is to provide an appraisal of the approaches available and issues involved in valuing transport safety along with a survey of international developments.