The European traffic safety project SAFEWAY2SCHOOL has been awarded ”Stora Trafiksäkerhetspriset 2013” in Sweden. The prize goes to an organization that during 2012 focused on developing safety issues in traffic and other transportation systems.

The aims of the SAFEWAY2SCHOOL project is to make the European schoolroads safer, from home to school and back home again. The project, supported by the European Commission, has since 2009 been working in seven countries – Austria, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Poland and Sweden – to develope safer school transportation systems.