We are committed to shaping opinions and raising awareness of safety with all of its many facets. We investigate and develop ways to prevent injuries and help people remain safe. Our goals include researching sources of risk, reducing the risk of injuries and providing forward-looking approaches to leading a safe life.
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Telematics

Traffic telematics offer several options for significantly lowering accident numbers.

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Property & Fire

Fahrraddiebstahl

Mehr Sicherheit: Selbst für Diebe zu gefinkelt ist die Kombination von zwei Schlössern.

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Unfallprävention in Österreich

Mit einem Österreichischen Aktionsplan zur Unfallverhütung wird in allen Lebensbereichen intensivere und systematischere Präventionsarbeit vorangetrieben.

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Transport & Mobility

SafetyNet

When complete the data resources developed within SafetyNet will revolutionise the EU approaches to road safety.

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Property & Fire

Domestic Architecture

Besides technical safety measures and the individual’s responsibility another important crime prevention strategy are social measures.

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Austrian Action Plan for Unintentional Injury

Austrian experts including the KfV developed the draft for a national action plan aiming to achieve the goal of lowering the mortality rate for injuries by 25 per cent by 2010.

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