With the help of the WA community, RAC has identified WA's riskiest roads and intersections.

RAC Risky Roads 2016/17 full results


State Wide Risky Roads 2016/17

Number Road Issues
1


Denny Avenue, Kelmscott
Confusing road or intersection layout
Inadequate traffic light system
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
Pedestrian issues
2 Albany Highway, Albany to Bannister 
Lacks overtaking opportunities
Rough, slippery or loose surface
Tight curves or blind crests
Narrow road lanes or bridges

3 Great Eastern Highway, The Lakes - Northam / Merredin to Southern Cross
Lacks overtaking opportunities
Narrow road, lanes or bridges
Tight curves or blind crests
 
4 Toodyay Road, Red Hill to Toodyay
Lacks overtaking opportunities
Narrow road, lanes or bridges
Tight curves or blind crests
5 Great Southern Highway, York to Cranbrook
Tight curves and blind crests
Narrow road, lanes or bridges
Lacks overtaking opportunities

 6 Armadale Road, Cockburn to Armadale
 Lacks overtaking opportunities
Narrow road, lanes or bridges
 7 Indian Ocean Drive, Lancelin to Dongara 

 Lacks overtaking opportunities
Narrow road, lanes or bridges
Tight curves or blind crests
 8 Bussell Highway, Capel

Narrow road, lanes or bridges
Lacks overtaking opportunities
 9 Great Northern Highway, Muchea to Bindoon
Rough, slippery or loose surface
Crumbling road edges
Lacks overtaking opportunities
10 South Coast Highway, Cheynes to Jerdacuttup
Crumbling road edges
Lacks overtaking opportunities
Narrow road, lanes or bridges

State Wide Risky Intersections 2016/17

Number Road Issues
1


Forrest Highway (Australind Bypass) X Hynes Road, Eaton
Speeds of vehicles too high
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
Inadequate traffic light system
2 Denny Avenue X Streich Avenue, Kelmscott

Confusing road or intersection layout
Inadequate traffic light system
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity

3 Denny Avenue X Railway Avenue, Kelmscott
Confusing road or intersection layout
Inadequate traffic light system
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
 
4 Edgewater Drive X Ocean Reef Road, Edgewater
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
Inadequate traffic light system
Speeds of vehicles too high
5 Green Street X Scarborough Beach Road, Mount Hawthorn
Confusing road or intersection layout
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
Inadequate traffic light system

 6 Albany Highway X South Coast Highway, Orana (Albany)
*Includes Chester Pass X Hanrahan X North Road X Albany Highway roundabout 

 Confusing road or intersection layout
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
Inadequate traffic light system
 7 Garden Street X Nicholson Road X Yale Road, Canning Vale
*Roundabout

Confusing road or intersection layout
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
 8 Beaufort Street X Walcott Street , Mount Lawley

Inadequate traffic light system
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
 9 Nicholson Road X Thomas Road, Oakford

Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
Inadequate traffic light system
Confusing road or intersection layout
10 (A) Great Eastern Highway X Scott Street, Greenmount

Inadequate crossing or turning opportunity
Inadequate traffic light system
Speeds of vehicles too high
 10 (B)  Abernethy Road X Hopkinson Road, Oakford
 Confusing road or intersection layout
Inadequate crossing or turning opportunities
Speed of vehicles too high