Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 263171
Loughborough University

Loughborough Design School

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Professor Pete Thomas

Professor of Road and Vehicle Safety

Tel +44 (0)1509 226931

Location LDS 1.10

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Pete Thomas is the Director of the Transport Safety Research Centre at Loughborough University.

He is a specialist in the area of accident and injury causation and has made many contributions to vehicle and road safety. He has published over 150 research papers on a broad range of vehicle safety issues, including active safety systems, injury biomechanics and causation, crash test procedures and accident data analysis.


Research Group: Transport Safety Research Centre.

Particular areas of interest

Research into an evidenced-based procedure to characterise effective intelligent transport systems for optimum casualty reduction and the application of new technologies in accident research to simulate driver behaviour and improve pre-crash sensing capabilities.

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