Safe and Sober

Promoting best practice in cutting drink driving

The objective of the Safe and Sober campaign is to raise awareness amongst policy makers, the private sector and key opinion leaders of the need for a systemic approach to reducing alcohol misuse in road transport, especially in poorly-performing EU member states.

The project is based around a series of national events in key countries with high levels of drink driving. The events bring together senior policymakers, ETSC partners, relevant business people, safety groups, police and the press.

The project receives funding from Volvo Trucks and Alcohol Countermeasures Group.

Publications

Drink Driving – Towards Zero Tolerance

This report provides an overview of the drink driving situation in the European Union (Chapter 1) and measures taken...

Events

For previous events, see our archive website.

05 February 2016 – Alcohol interlocks: towards a European approach for the fight against drink-driving? – Ljubljana

Friday 05 February 2016, 09:00-13:00. Slovenian National Assembly, Šubičeva ulica 4, p. 636 – SI-1102 Ljubljana. The European Transport...

22 April 2015 – Alcohol interlocks and the fight against drink-driving, Lisbon

Wednesday 22 April 2015, 09:00-13:00. Portuguese Parliament, R. Imprensa a Estrela 6, 1200-661, Lisbon. The European Transport Safety Council,...

30 January 2015 – Alcohol interlocks and the fight against drink-driving – a European approach, Vienna

30 January 2015. Austrian Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (bmvit) The European Transport Safety Council, the Austrian Ministry...

26 May 2014 – Alcohol interlocks: towards a European approach for the fight against drink-driving, Warsaw

ETSC, The Polish National Road Safety Council and the Polish Motor Transport Institute (ITS) held a round-table event in...

It’s No Accident: Advocates Want to Speak of Car ‘Crashes’ Instead https://t.co/P9gmWbPCxH https://t.co/mZJvISooSZ8 hours ago
RT @PetervderKnaap: This week @TheHague: the 2016 International #Roadsafety Performance Index event - with #FERSI, #ETSC AND #SWOV_NL: http…9 hours ago
RT @Bulc_EU: #RoadSafety concerns us all. 70 people a day die on EU roads. We must continue the fight. https://t.co/Lk1BUFXfBE4 days ago
RT @Transport_EU: At today's @ERSCharter #RoadSafety awards we address education & protection of road users https://t.co/WRtqGoW34l https:/…4 days ago
RT @ERSCharter: "The question of #roadsafety impacts on so many people, and that is why we must continue the fight" says @Bulc_EU4 days ago
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