David is a Senior Research Fellow at MUARC. With a PhD in Mechanical Engineering, he has several years consulting experience in vehicle safety, vibration analysis and acoustics and noise control. Joining MUARC in 2001, David is currently investigating road safety strategy modelling and implementation and the effectiveness of advanced driver assistance technologies, including semi- and fully autonomous vehicles. He managed MUARC’s multidisciplinary real-world crash investigation team for nine years and has expertise in this area. David also conducts investigations of passenger vehicle and heavy vehicle incidents to understand vehicle performance and crash contributing factors in a Safe System context.
David Logan's Articles
Reducing the road toll on country roads
Flexible road barriers are being rolled out on high-risk Victorian roads after research showed they eliminated up to 90 per cent of fatal and serious crashes.