Safer – Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre

SAFER Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre at Chalmers is a joint research unit where 30 partners from the Swedish automotive industry, academia and authorities cooperate to make a centre of excellence within the field of vehicle and traffic safety.

SAFER conducts borderless research to save lives!

Industry news:


“Sweden has set the goal to be world leading in vehicle and traffic safety based on cooperation between industry, academia and the public sector and by building a Center of Excellence in Research and Innovations – SAFER.”

Per Eriksson, former Director General, VINNOVA


Trafiksäkerhet gav störst mediegenomslag i höstens mätning


När TNS-Sifo på uppdrag av Chalmers tittat på vilka nyheter kopplade till Chalmers som fått störst genomslag i media, hamnade trafiksäkerhet och klimat i topp.

Tre av 22 nyheter rörde trafiksäkerhetsforskning från SAFER. 

Nyheten om att fotgängare utsätter cyklister för fara nådde exempelvis 2,8 milj tittare/läsare/lyssnare.

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Welcome to the 3rd International Symposium on Future Active Safety Technology (FAST-zero'15).


We invite you to Gothenburg, Sweden, the city of safety!


September 9-11, 2015




Welcome to the 3rd International Cycling Safety Conference

The 3rd International Cycling Safety Conference (ICSC2014) will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden, on November 18-19, 2014.

ICSC is intended to be a premium forum for researchers, legislators, politicians, and members of cycling associations to exchange their knowledge on cycling safety, to extend their network, and to discuss new research topics and safety solutions.


Welcome to ESV2015


The 24th International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of the Vehicles (ESV) will be held in Gothenburg, Sweden on June 8-11, 2015.

Visit the conference website for more information:

See you in Gothenburg 2015!

SAFER - PO Box 8077 - SE-402 78 Gothenburg, Sweden - Phone: +46 (0)31- 764 7000 - E-mail: safer at chalmers dot se