Vision for a Safer Road System
Our mission is to create and exchange knowledge to advance
transportation safety through a multidisciplinary, systems-based approach.

Watch this video outlining the U.S. road safety crisis and featuring CSCRS’s Safe System work to address the problem.


Review this executive summary providing an overview of CSCRS with a snapshot of our key areas of research and tech transfer and a brief look to what’s next for Safe System implementation.


Read this in-depth report exploring CSCRS’s work, demonstrating the breadth of our research and outreach activities covering critical aspects of the Safe System approach.

CSCRS Co-Director Laura Sandt testifying before U.S. Senate subcommitteeSandt testifies before U.S. Senate Commerce subcommittee

On May 21, 2024, CSCRS Director Dr. Laura Sandt testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittee on Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports in a hearing titled “Examining the Roadway Safety Crisis and Highlighting Community Solutions.” Read the announcement >


Palcher-Silliman receives CUTC Award 

CSCRS is pleased to announce that Jennifer Palcher-Silliman, CSCRS’s Professional Development and Outreach Program Manager, was honored with the 2023 Council of University Transportation Centers (CUTC) Award for Administrative Leadership. Learn more >


Latest edition of Crossroads

In the latest edition of CSCRS Crossroads newsletter, read about our upcoming TRB Annual Meeting activities, registration and poster contest information for the Safe Mobility conference, and lots of other updates on CSCRS research and learning activities. Read the newsletter > 

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