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INTRAS (Research Institute on Traffic and Road Safety) is an interdisciplinary research centre of the UV (Universitat de València) dedicated to the scientific and applied research, the development and innovation, the training and advising in the field of road safety and traffic accidents, mainly from the point of view of the human factors and the driver's behaviour with the vehicle, the infrastructures and the police controls.

It was set up by the decree 105/1995 of the Generalitat Valenciana, of the 16th of May 1995, under the University Reform Law and is now regulated by the Spanish Organic Law on Universities of 2001 and by the Statutes of the University of Valencia of 2004.

It is composed with teachers and researchers from several departments of the University of Valencia. Moreover, it counts upon its own research, technical and administrative staffs.