“Safety of Vehicle – Safety of Passenger”
conference, held on 21/22 November 2017 in Krakow.
  “Safety of Vehicle – Safety of Passenger”
conference, held on 11/12 April 2019 in Krakow.

During the “Safety of Vehicle – Safety of Passenger” conference, the representatives of the leading manufacturers of buses, trams and equipment, city carriers as well as those offering intercity and tourist transport services, carrier associations, vehicle inspection and certification companies, international experts and journalists discussed the issues related to the safety of those who travel by buses, trams and minibuses.
During two days of extremely lively discussion, many issues that have a significant impact on the safety of travelers were raised. Several problems were pointed out which, in the participants’ assessment, require improvement, in particular in the area of vehicle construction and equipment, control systems, legal regulations, etc. Moreover, there were presentations made on new technical solutions, recently introduced or announced changes in regulations, results of tests and analyses, conclusions resulting from the inspections conducted, remarks and expectations of carriers and their associations, etc.

2nd Safety of Vehicle – Safety of Passenger conference continues to deliver the latest developments in public transport safety. A group of experts from carriers, manufacturers, nongovernment organizations and academic researchers provided the latest information and advances in vehicle, infrastructure, and passenger safety. Not only personal protection and vehicle automation overviews was provided also world premieres:

  • on fire detection,
  • fire suppression,
  • 4th generation seat systems,
  • and vehicle monitoring

which were presented by manufacturers as Dafo, El-Cab, Ster.

As a summary of the Conference, the participants issued a joint appeal to national and international organizations, legislators, the media, public transport organizers and all those who have any impact on the safety of travelers to take joint action to improve our safety, our children, families, friends and acquaintances.

  A description of each presentation will be available soon