Thomas Bru took his doctor degree on November 30, 2018 with the doctorial thesis "Material characterisation for crash modelling of composites". The faculty opponent was Prof. Ivana Partridge, University of Bristol, UK. Thomas Bru is an industrial doctorate at RISE...
On November 28th Einride arranged an inspiring Tech Meet at Chalmers’ vehicle research lab Revere at Lindholmen.
We are pleased to announce that SAFER’s project portfolio is further strengthened. This time, it's a project that will develop methods for supervising the driver and passengers in the car to give them the best possible support in different situations.
Future research issues in the area of Road user behaviour were in focus when nearly 40 of SAFER’s members gathered in the afternoon of November 23 to be inspired by interesting lecturers and dialogues. The inspiration day was designed to...
VICTIg is a collaboration project between the SAFER partners VTI (Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute) and Halmstad University. The aim is to discover better methods for development and test of software functions for cooperative, automated and assisted vehicle...
New prototype bicycle for safer cycling has been develop and is being tested at SAFER.
On November SAFER and NTF arranged a follow up workshop about the theme Safer heavy transports and here are some material from the event.
One of SAFERs new assoiated project, VIRTUAL, has started up successfully. On 17 October 2018, the project hosted an inspiring session on Open Source Human Body Model Development at the Wissenschaftsforum-building in Berlin. The workshop attracted over 40 international experts...
The Swedish Transport Medical Research Fund announces the possibility of applying for a research and travel scholarship.
Nearly 190 delegates from 26 countries attended the 6th edition of the International Conference on Driver Distraction and Inattention (DDI2018) held in Gothenburg, October 15-17, 2018. The co-organisers SAFER, the French institute IFSTTAR and Australian ARRB Group are very pleased...

Safer – Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre

SAFER is the open innovation arena where researchers and expertise work together to create safe mobility. Our traffic safety approach covers people, vehicles and the infrastructure – and together we contribute to safer road transports and smarter, more sustainable cities.

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