SENIORS (Safety ENhanced Innovations for Older Road userS)

Project manager
Bengt Pipkorn
2015-06-15 - 2018-05-31

The EU project SENIORS (Safety Enhanced Innovations for Older Road userS) aims to improve the safe mobility of the elderly, including obese, using an integrated approach and real-based knowledge that includes the main modes of transport as well as the particularities of this vulnerable road user group. SENIORS investigates and assesses the injury reduction that can be achieved through innovative tools and safety systems targeting the protection of the elderly as car occupants and external road users. The project is coordinated by BAST, Gemany and partners are Autoliv, Fiat, Ford, Humanetics, IDIADA, TRL and LMU.

Short facts

Project title: SENIORS (Safety ENhanced Innovations for Older Road userS)
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Research area:
Human body protection

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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