Basic & Applied Research to Support Road Safety

Our Mandate

Our mandate is to contribute to the reduction of traffic-related crashes through the understanding of the fundamental processes that support safe driving and through the development of interventions to optimize safe driving. The Centre's specific goals are as follows : 

  • Foster interdisciplinary collaboration towards safe driving.
  • Provide a nurturing environment for students to support the development of the next ¬† generation of researchers (junior faculty, graduate and undergraduate students).
  • Contribute to the body of knowledge regarding safe driving.
  • Support initiatives to reduce traffic-related crashes.
  • Develop a reputation for high-quality research at the provincial, national, and¬†international levels.