Head of the Centre: Maria Dąbrowska-Loranc, MSc, Eng.
Road Traffic Safety Centre
tel. (+48 22) 43-85-241
The Centre's (CBR) activities focus on the following issues:
The RTS Centre carries out its tasks in close cooperation with the Polish Parliament and the government institutions, local governments and non-governmental organizations and media. Actively participates also in the specialized international cooperation. As the only centre in the country it has information on road accidents in Poland since 1990. An integral part of the Center is the Polish Road Safety Observatory (observatoriumbrd.pl). The Observatory is a date warehouse on accidents, collisions, vehicles, drivers, roads and a website with an interactive map that allows you to visualize accidents. Since 1997, as the coordinating institution, representing Poland the Centre has participated in the work of an international database on road accidents -IRTAD (International Road Traffic and Accident Database), and since 2003 in the work of a database on road accidents European Union CARE (Community Road Accident Database). Using the data collected in the POBR data warehouse, it prepares data feeding the IRTAD and CARE database and provides domestic and foreign institutions with other data and information on issues related to road safety.
The Centre conducts research in the following areas:
Additionally the Centre: