One of SAFER's main partners, Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI), will open a national research and knowledge center for cycling. The investment is positive for SAFER's research activities, where one of the focus areas is unprotected road...
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This year's edition of Transportforum was well attended and approximately 1,600 participants visited the important meeting. For two days, the Swedish elite in transport research gathered in Linköping to share and discuss the latest findings. It is clear that Sweden...
The number of fatalities in Sweden in 2017 is the lowest in modern times. During the year, 254 people died, which is a decrease of 16 people since the previous year. Most of those who died in road traffic were...
Take a few minutes to read the latest news from SAFER, January newsletter is now published.
SAFER has a new project in its portfolio Systems for accident prevention; Auto pilot site to plant. The purpose of the project is to build a safe and efficient fully automated transport system that is capable of operating in narrow...
Welcome to a new year with SAFER!
The prize will preferably reward young researchers or graduate students who, in close collaboration between engineering and healthcare experts, successfully transferred new academic knowledge into practical medical care. The prize can be given to an individual innovator, or a smaller...
The goal is that, by 2025, Sweden will be the world leader to use the potential of digitization and e-health.
SAFER wishes you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy new year! See the video link below for a summary of this successful year:

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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