Research projects and studies on road safety 2001-2008 for the preparation of strategic guidelines up to 2020

User behaviour
Vehicle safety
impact assessment
Professional transport

This 92 page paper highlights challenges and opportunities in road safety research in Europe, describing the contribution from the European Community’s Research Framework Programmes as well as from other research activities at European level and their impact on road transport safety sector. Consideration is also given to new activities that could or should be undertaken in support of increased safety on our roads and for efficient policy implementation.