Unfallforschung der Versicherer (UDV) (DE) The UDV (German Insurers Accident Research) is an institute of the German Insurance Association. Few other organizations commission as much university and non-university research on road safety. UDV and its predecessors have an over 60 years experience in road safety work. The UDV cooperates with political decision-makers, the relevant authorities, the police and vehicle manufacturers. The organization maintains a dialog with all road users and advises accident commissions throughout Germany. The UDV researches all aspects of road safety, taking an interdisciplinary approach that includes roads, vehicles and road users, and develops comprehensive concepts. The UDV analyzes real accidents and enters the data in the German insurers’ accident database (UDB).
University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (US) UMTRI’s library houses one of the world’s most extensive collections of literature on traffic safety. It reflects the diversity of disciplines that the field comprises: accidents and injuries, biomechanics, human factors, vehicle dynamics, driver behavior, and public policy.