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INTRAS offers the following products and services for public and private entities, in the field of transport, mobility and road safety, locally, nationally and internationally:

  • Scientific and applied research, participating in various national, European and international programs, facilitating innovation and technology transfer.
  • Especially in relation to road safety, the themes of their studies and actions are very broad and include: epidemiological studies, accident research, causes of accidents, risk factors, risk groups and vulnerable users, the behavior of drivers, basic psychological processes, attitudes, motivations and values underlying behavior, the special case of offenders, repeat offenders and multiple offenders, autonomous driving and the human factor, etc..
  • Differentially in relation to Transport and Mobility, the topics are also very broad: research and actions on the travel habits or needs of users of a given territory or means of transport; the satisfaction of public transport users; the impact of changes in supply; fares and concessions; soft modes; freight; logistics, the last mile problem; accessibility policies, inclusiveness, gender; environment; alternative systems of ecological and sustainable mobility; etc
  • The human factor in relation to the tracks, conventional and variable signaling, ergonomics and human behavior in relation to the vehicles, as well as the state of all of them.
  • Advice for the accompaniment in the diagnosis of problems and detection of opportunities for improvement, as well as for the definition of solutions and strategies to guide the decision making of the Directors.
  • Preparation/Redaction of Strategic Plans for Transport, Sustainable Mobility, Local and Urban Planning, Road and Work Safety (in-itinere and mission accidents).
  • Definition of interventions, measures and countermeasures
  • Legislative, regulatory and normative development
  • Deployment of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS).
  • Design and delivery of academic and professional training, through the programs of Doctorate and Postgraduate (Masters and Diplomas) and Degree (Bachelor's Degrees), as well as other specific courses developed ad-hoc for different audiences.
  • Training and education of citizens (drivers and other road users) through the design and/or implementation of programs, which may include the development of teaching resources, among which those based on technologies such as Virtual Reality (especially simulators) and Augmented Reality stand out.
  • Evaluation and selection of personnel, and especially selection of drivers, positive and negative, which includes the development of instruments to achieve these goals.
  • Creation of communication and advertising campaigns, including those of Corporate Social Marketing.
  • Evaluation of Plans, Programs, and interventions, including those of legislative, regulatory and normative developments (Legislative Evaluation).
  • Dissemination of the results of their studies, developments and research in both academic and social communication media in order to increase knowledge in the field and ultimately promote a more sustainable and safe mobility.