Tim Horberry is Professor of Human Factors and an Associate Director at Monash University Accident Research Centre. Since completing his PhD in December 1998, he has held increasingly senior jobs in Australia and the UK. His areas of research specialisation cover human factors and transport safety. Over the past 18 years he has been a Chief Investigator/Lead Researcher on research grants worth over $19 million in transport, mining and medical safety. He has published his research widely, including six books and over 180 peer-reviewed papers.