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December 8, 2023

UC Berkeley SafeTREC researchers and graduate students are excited to participate in the upcoming Transportation Research Board (TRB) 103rd Annual Meeting, held in person this year January 7-11, 2024 in Washington, D.C.

December 5, 2023

Graphic showing participants on a walk audit with a light blue filter and CBPSP program launch announcement in white text

The 2024 CPBSP

UC Berkeley SafeTREC and California Walks are excited to announce the upcoming January launch of our 2024 Community Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Program (CPBSP)! 

November 29, 2023

Congratulations to the recipients of the Eisenhower Fellowships for the coming year!

November 28, 2023

November 27, 2023

New SafeTREC Director Julia Griswold smiling, in eyeglasses and a deep blue sweater UC Berkeley Safe Transportation Research and Education Center (SafeTREC) welcomes new Director, Dr. Julia Griswold, to the helm after a nationwide search this fall. 

November 10, 2023

October 26, 2023

October 25, 2023

New research brief explores the use of the Promotores Model to engage residents in transportation safety campaigns in their community and features a case study from CBOs using the model to deliver resources and programs

September 29, 2023

2023 SafeTREC Traffic Safety Fact Sheets feature recent data on some of California's most pressing traffic safety issues to help inform future road safety efforts

September 25, 2023

New research brief highlights effectiveness and progress of the CPBST, and features case studies with community partners on how the program can be strengthened

September 19, 2023

September 8, 2023

New research brief explores potential association between the presence of alcohol outlets and pedestrian injuries

September 5, 2023

Participants in the CPBST at Westmont High School conducting a walk and bike assessment  

Participants conducting a walk and bike assessment near Westmont High School in San Jose, CA

August 31, 2023

This year, the Community Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Training (CPBST) Program will partner with seven communities throughout California to discuss, plan, and implement active transportation safety improvements. Join us for the last CPBST of 2023 at Cal Poly Pomona on Tuesday, September 19th!

August 29, 2023

Implementing Complete Streets Safety Assessment (CSSA) Improvements: A Peer Exchange

Thursday, September 14, 2023 | 2:00pm - 3:00pm PT

August 24, 2023

Join us in welcoming our new staff member to the SafeTREC team! 

Liza Lutzker
Research Data Analyst

Liza Lutzker, smiling, wearing glasses, framed by a canopy of leaves with a Berkeley branded blue box with white tessellation to her left

August 8, 2023

Join program partners UC Berkeley SafeTREC and California Walks for an upcoming Comunidades Activas y Seguras (CAyS) workshop in the following communities:

August 3, 2023

As the summer rolls on, our Community Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Training Program (CPBST) continues to work with communities across the state of California to advance their pedestrian and bicycle safety goals. In 2023, the CPBST program is partnering with 7 new communities to:

  • review pedestrian and bicycle crash data and safety strategies;

  • facilitate a walking and biking assessment;