National Land Transport: 2017-2040

Front cover showing a man wearing glasses and a beanie and holding a smartphone The National Transport Commission of Australia has released a slide show document, Land Transport Regulation 2040: Enabling next generation mobilityIt asks the question, How could or should we regulate land transport in the future? A good question given that advances in technology mean we could all be potential users of driverless, autonomous vehicles in the very near future. So the document proceeds to answer the question. It discusses why regulation is needed and then goes on to discuss four plausible futures using scenario analysis. As a slide show of their report, it captures the key points succinctly and clearly. The graphics add a nice touch.An explanatory graphic