Webinar Series

July 22, 2020

 Are Truck Driver Training requirements meeting the Safety Needs of the Transportation Industry?

Presenter Ms. Narinderjit Kaur, EIT, City of Edmonton (Coming soon!) Context Title of Abstract Are Truck Driver Training requirements meeting the Safety Needs of the Transportation Industry? Context There has never been a better opportunity to help the trucking industry obtain the skilled professional truck drivers it needs, and improve public safety at the same […]

The Mind Behind the Wheel

Presenter Nanda Dhaliwal is a student at Athabasca University, currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Business Management Degree. Her related background in the transportation industry involves working alongside ocean, rail, and road freight carriers. Her motivation to bring awareness to road safety began while handling heavy haul freight shipments on Canadian roadways. The research presented […]

Driver Acceptance and Experience with Vulnerable Road User Collision Avoidance Systems while Operating Heavy Duty Vehicles

Presenter Caroll P. Lau received her MSc. Degree in Experimental Psychology and Neuroscience at the University of Guelph in 2016. Following her degree, she joined Transport Canada’s Multi-model and Road Safety Program division as a Human Factors Specialist. The research contributes to the development of international and national standards and guidelines. Title of Abstract Driver […]

(Français) Sécurité routière et véhicule autonome : le positionnement de la question en France

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(Français) Évaluation de la performance des capteurs véhiculaires de détection pour améliorer la sécurité routière des usagers vulnérables

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Safety and Traffic Study of Automated Shuttle Interactions in City Traffic

Presenter Étienne Beauchamp has her Bachelor in Electrical Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal, Étienne is currently a master’s student in Civil Engineering under the supervision of Professor Nicolas Saunier.  Specializing in the use of embedded systems and data valorization, his work focuses on intelligent transportation and its impact on road safety. Title of Abstract […]

(Français) Stratégie de sécurité routière 2020-2024 de la Ville de Québec

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(Français) Outiller les professionnels et décideurs pour des réaménagements plus sécuritaires et conviviaux

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Move Commute Connect. How the Province is BC is prioritizing active transportation and road safety

Presenter Brian Patterson – Brian is a senior transportation planner with Urban Systems. Brian has over 15 years of experience in multi-modal transportation, active transportation, and road safety. Brian leads Urban Systems’ active transportation practice across Canada. Brian has extensive experience combining his expertise in active transportation and road safety to improve safety for vulnerable […]

(Français) La capacité de conduire affaiblie par l’alcool dans les pays arabo-musulmans : importance des lois et des habitudes de consommation

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Marijuana Use Among Drivers in Canada

Presenters Dr. Heather Woods-Fry is a research scientist with the Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF), a charitable, independent road safety research institute. TIRF is a world leader in research, safety programs, and policy development.  Heather conducts research in various areas of road safety, such as drug-impaired driving, driver training and education, automated vehicles, older driver […]

Measuring the Impact of Drug-Impaired Driving in Canada: Developing National Indicators

Presenter Shawna Meister, M.A., is a Senior Research and Policy Analyst with the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA). She conducts research on alcohol- and drug-impaired driving and impairment affecting the workplace. Her background includes research and publications on various road safety issues (impaired driving, automated vehicles, cognitive impairment, driver testing, wildlife, and […]

July 7, 2020

CARSP Annual General Meeting – 2020

Presenter Mr. Alex Nolet, CARSP President Agenda Committees/Staff CARSP Financial Report Activity Report Young Professionals’ Committee Safety Network Newsletter Conferences

Ontario’s Pedestrian Crash Causation Study: A Focus on the Impact of Large-Scale Trends on Road Safety

Presenter Sarah Plonka is a Senior Safety Research Advisor in the Safety, Policy and Education Branch of the Ministry of Transportation (MTO), a graduate of the University of Toronto and a former teacher. Sarah is the winner of the 2017 CARSP Conference Dr. Charles H. Miller Award for best research and evaluation paper for her […]

Correlation of Injury Patterns in Pedestrian Fatalities with Motor Vehicle Collision Dynamics and Pedestrian Kinematics

Presenter Dr. Moheem Halari, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Western Ontario.  I am a medical graduate with a passion for research in forensic medicine. This led me to a master’s degree in Forensic Medical Sciences at Queen Mary University of London. I then pursued a Diploma in Forensic Human Identification offered by […]

June 15, 2020

Applying Human Factors Principles to Rural Intersection Safety

Presenter Raheem Dilgir is a Level 2 Road Safety Professional, with 25 years of experience in Canada and abroad. Raheem owns an operates TranSafe Consulting Ltd., assisting road agencies across Canada in the development, delivery and evaluation of road safety programs and projects. Raheem has developed road safety engineering guidance for the Transportation Association of […]

Measuring Road Safety Improvements Using Video-Based Conflict Analysis in Prince George, BC

Presenter Paul St-Aubin is senior product manager for Transoft Solutions (ITS) and a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Waterloo. He has over a decade of experience practicing road safety consulting and has been at the forefront of research and development of proactive road safety monitoring and diagnostics, and collision modeling and prediction technologies. His […]

An Innovative Approach to Assessing the Relative Risk at Rural Curved-Tangential Intersections

Presenter Mr. Alexandre Nolet – Alexandre is a Transportation Safety Engineer and Vice-Present of True North Safety Group. He has over twelve years of experience in the transportation consulting industry where his focus has been on road safety, collision analysis, traffic operations, and risk management. Alexandre has been involved in several road safety audits and […]