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August 23, 2017

July 25, 2017

July 18, 2017

Data is the bread and butter of safety analysis. This research brief highlights three new peer-reviewed studies that focus on questions around pedestrian and bicycle safety data and the patterns they identify. Read the full Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Research Brief to explore our findings

June 6, 2017

April 21, 2017

SafeTREC to be part of NCHRP Study to Develop Pedestrian and Bicycle SPF's

NCHRP

Crowdsourcing Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety

Crowdsourcing app on ped and bike

Co-director David Ragland speaks about Data-Driven Approaches to Road Safety

David Ragland Presents at SPUR

April 20, 2017

Join us on Thursday, May 18 for another Community Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Training (CPBST) at Blue Lake Elementary in Blue Lake!

April 10, 2017

Join us on Wednesday, April 19 for another Community Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Training (CPBST) at Einstein Middle School in Rosemont!

TRAINING INFORMATION
DATE/TIME: Wednesday April 19 ; 10AM- 3PM
LOCATION: Einstein Middle School - 9325 Mirandy Drive Sacramento, CA 95826
REGISTRATION: bit.ly/Rosemont_Workshop

March 31, 2017

SAFETREC INVOLVEMENT IN CSCRS RESEARCH PROJECTS

March 30, 2017

INJURY SURVEILLANCE WORKGROUP 8 (ISW8) REPORT 

Consensus Recommendations for Pedestrian Injury Surveillance

March 28, 2017

Join us on Saturday, April 22 for another Community Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Training (CPBST) at the City of Lompoc!

TRAINING INFORMATION
DATE/TIME: Saturday, April 22 ; 10AM- 2PM
LOCATION: Lompoc Valley Medical Center, 1515 E Ocean Avenue, Lompoc CA 93436
REGISTRATION: http://bit.ly/2mzaqXA

UC Berkeley SafeTREC y California Walks están encantados de poder ofrecer un taller GRATIS de 4 horas dirigido a educar la comunidad para mejorar la seguridad de los peatones y de los ciclistas.

February 28, 2017

California has long been a center of motorcycling and is home to much of the motorcycle industry. In fact, the state has more motorcyclists than any other US state. There are more than 800,000 registered motorcycles in the state, followed by 550,000 in Florida and 445,000 in Texas. As a consequence, California is also a leader in motorcycle collision-related deaths each year. Read the full California Motorcycle Fact Sheet to explore our findings.

January 26, 2017

Please join us for a SafeTREC seminar on Friday, Jan. 27, 9:30-10:30. Jesus Barajas, SafeTREC Postdoc, will be presenting:

The Softer Side of Cycling: The Role of Neighborhood Perceptions and Social Connections in Immigrant Travel Behavior

ABSTRACT:Jesus Barajas SafeTREC post-doc

January 19, 2017

Community Pedestrian Bicyclist Safety Trainings: Shasta Lake & LA Chinatown Recommendations

SafeTREC staff and graduate students attended the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 96th Annual Meeting on January 8–12, 2017, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C. 

January 6, 2017

Eight separate projects address crucial traffic safety issues for pedestrians, bicycle and motor vehicle drivers

(Berkeley, Calif., January 5, 2017) – The Safe Transportation Research and Education Center (UCB SafeTREC) announced today eight grants for 2016-17 from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to support crucial traffic safety programs.

December 21, 2016

COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT: Traffic Safety and Injury Control (CE265), Spring 2017

Traffic Safety & Injury Control course will be offered this Spring semester. The course will examine principles of engineering and behavioral science relevant to preventing traffic collisions and subsequent injury. Given the rapid emergence of technology—self-driving vehicles, crash avoidance systems, vehicle-infrastructure integration—the course will have a two-week module on the implications for safety (for all modes) of these emerging technologies. 

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