Cranfield University is a unique postgraduate-only institution based 50 miles north of London, dedicated to a range of crucial sectors including; aerospace; automotive; energy; environment; healthcare; manufacturing; and security & defence. Positioned between traditional universities and business and industry, Cranfield combines the academic rigour and long-term perspective of a university with the commercial and business focus of industry.
The Safety and Accident Investigation Centre is a specialist group within the School of Engineering dedicated to high-quality teaching, research and consultancy in transportation safety management and incident / accident investigation. Our clients include government investigation agencies and regulators, manufacturer, operators, maintainers, service providers and the military. In 2011, Cranfield was awarded a Queen' Anniversary Prize for its contribution to aviation safety through research and training in air accident investigation - the highest honour that can be given to a UK University.