There are lots of different stakeholders on the roads. Many of them are collecting huge amounts of data for various purposes, such as autonomous driving, maps and navigation, public transportation timetables, infrastructure maintenance and planning. There are many potential benefits...
Alcohol intoxication and inattention are contributing factors to traffic accidents. Understanding when a driver is not capable of conveying its vehicle is a safe way, combined with countermeasures, can potentially prevent many of these accidents. Fit2Drive aims to deliver an...
SAFER's project portfolio is divided in four different areas, representing world-class, multi-disciplinary research – all with the single-minded vision to save lives, prevent injuries and enable safe mobility. They are also the open research arena where our partners meet and...
SAFER's Director Magnus Granström will participate in a panel dialogue on road safety arranged by Volvo Cars on 15th October. The purpose of the webinar is to inspire a conversation and to pave the way for collaboration and improved traffic...
Driver fatigue is a major cause of vehicle crashes and the prevention of fatigue is a major goal in the automotive industry. To reach the goal of zero traffic-accident fatalities, developing innovative solutions to prevent driver fatigue is a key...
In this issue you can read about our new projects in the portfolio; MIDAS, VALU3S, ETAVEP, REDO and Future Horizon. We also present our new partners Zenseact and Lund University. We are strengthening our collaboration with Cykelcentrum and kick-off with...
Welcome to join our new SAFER competence network focusing on technologies and methods related to perceiving and understanding the traffic situation around our smart vehicles!
To create a safe and sustainable transport system, researchers need to analyze large amounts of data to find problems, solutions and understand how, for example, humans interact with the traffic environment. Being able to access video data without at the...
Pre-studies on emerging or entirely new topics and strategic areas are needed to develop SAFER according to partner needs. Funding will proactively stimulate project generation to maximize the benefits of our multi-disciplinary platform and obtain a broad commitment, both between...
The project aims to evaluate the state-of-the-art verification and validation (V&V) methods and tools and design a multi-domain framework to create a clear structure around the components and elements needed to conduct a complete V&V process. The main expected benefit...

Safer – Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre

SAFER is the open research 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.

Contact information

SAFER

Lindholmspiren 3A
SE-417 56 Göteborg
Sweden

 +46 31-772 21 06
 safer [at] chalmers.se