Do you want to perform research at AstaZero for free? The program continues and funding is now available for research projects that want to use the AstaZero proving ground during 2020.
Sometimes, development takes such a leap frog that you can hardly understand what really happened. The use of various forms of personal mobility vehicles, such as electric scooters, is one such example. Over one night, they were just here. From...
After three years the SaferAfrica EC project is now successfully finalized. The aim of SaferAfrica has been to foster new initiatives addressing road safety policies, road safety management, capacity building, training and other road safety interventions at different scales.
European Research and Innovation Days on September 24-26 is the first annual policy event of the European Commission, bringing together stakeholders to debate and shape the future research and innovation landscape. The idea is to provide opportunities for stakeholders to...
For two days, the project team within the large European project L3Pilot gathered at SAFER in Gothenburg. One of the highlights of the meeting was when the participants got to know some of the project's self-driving cars. The Volvo cars...
The International Conference on Driver Distraction and Inattention (DDI2020) is the premiere international event on this topic, attracting delegates from more than 20 countries. It is designed to bring participants – from academia, industry and government – up-to-date on current...
Our Newsletter for September is out!
In just ten years, self-driving cars could make traffic both safer and more environmentally friendly. But lack of legislation and trust can put this development at a halt, says Professor Erik Ström at Chalmers. ​Heavy traffic of autonomous vehicles driving...
On Wednesday September 4 a dozen of invited international researchers gathered at SAFER to discuss and share their state-of-art safety research, discussing future opportunities, with the target to set the future agenda for child occupant protection. A special focus was...
The European Commission has initiated an expert group on Cooperative, Connected and Automated Mobility (CCAM) with the task to provide advice and support to the Commission in the field of testing and pre-deployment activities for CCAM. One of the main...

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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