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Traffic injury Research Foundation

Projects and Publications


If you would like to receive a copy of a report or article, email your order to: tirf@tirf.ca with the following information:

  1. Code number (e.g., Code 99A)
  2. Your name and mailing address

There is a minimum charge per order for non-members/donors of $25.00 (Canadian dollars) to cover shipping and handling. For some reports there is an additional photocopying charge.

Date Range  -  (1989 - 2017)


In support of our mission to reduce the road crash problem, the Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) undertakes nearly two dozen research projects each year.

Projects currently in progress or recently completed at the Foundation are listed below. For each project we provide a title, the sponsoring/funding agency and a brief description of the purpose and method. The projects are grouped under the headings, bicycles, drinking and driving, drugs and driving, elderly drivers, trends and statistics, women drivers, and young and novice drivers.

Click here for a full list of our projects, current and past.


The Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) produces a variety of publications: technical reports, articles, papers, a newsletter (TIRF Bulletin), and brochures. This section allows you to search for technical research reports, articles, and papers. TIRF has produced nearly 500 reports and publications since its inception in 1964. Reports produced since 1980 are listed in this section.