The Mission of the Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion Research Node, Monash South Africa, reflects the Mission Statement of the Monash University Accident Research Centre - which is
To conduct high quality public health injury prevention research and educational programs relevant to the challenges faced by contemporary Africa, and in so doing, engage and challenge government, industry and citizens to act collectively to eliminate serious health losses due to injury.
It is this research excellence and commitment to the safety of the global population that has made the Research Node an acknowledged and respected leader in preventing injuries and injurious events across a range of settings from the road and workplace, as well as the home, school and sporting areas, and acute care rehabilitation. Road safety continues to be the cornerstone of transportation injury prevention activities. Read more