Safer – Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre

SAFER Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre at Chalmers is a competence centre where 32 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!

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“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


SAFER celebrated 10 years - and partners approved the Stage 4 agreement


On April 5, over 100 happy people celebrated SAFER being a successful competence centre for ten years. Partners, stakeholders, collaborators, key people, alumni, neighbours, fans and friends cheered to SAFER turning ten years and for the start of the centre's fourth stage.

Trafiksäkerhets- forskning och trafikprofiler i unik poddsatsning


SAFER och NTF Väst driver den unika kunskapspodden Liv och trafik, som är en satsning på att sprida forskning och framgångsrikt trafiksäkerhetsarbete till en bredare publik.


Allt du behöver är ett par hörlurar:

Welcome to IV16

The Intelligent Vehicles Symposium (IV16) is a premier forum sponsored by the IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Socosiety (ITSS), and hosted by SAFER and Chalmers University of Technology.


June 19-22, 2016


Lindholmen Science Park, Gothenburg, Sweden

Welcome to DDI2017


The 5th International Conference on Driver Distraction and Inattention is co-hosted by SAFER, IFSTTAR and ARRB Group.

"Meeting the Challenges of New Technology and Automation"

March 20-22, 2017

Paris, France


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