Dr Letty Aarts is research manager of the ‘Data and Analysis for Policy’ department. She coordinates the research activities on road safety data such as the annual determination of the real number of serious road injuries in the Netherlands. Furthermore, she is responsible for information security. Under her lead, SWOV obtained the certificate for ISO27001 in September 2019. 

Anna Aldea, MSc, is involved with the EU project MEDIATOR and researches the interaction between human drivers and automated vehicles. She specialises in the use of virtual reality technology in the design evaluation process.

In 2021, Anna received her master's degree in Design for Interaction at the Delft University of Technology.

Albert Jan Algera, BSc, is one of SWOV's vehicle experts. Within the in-depth research team he is responsible for the inspection of amongst others (light) mopeds, (speed) pedelecs, micro cars and mobility scooters.

Dr Charlotte Bax conducts research into provinces and municipalities – and in cooperation with them. She focuses on translating scientific knowledge into handy tools for regional governments. As such, she coordinates the SWOV activities in the Knowledge Network for the Strategic Plan Road Safety.

Dr Frits Bijleveld specialized in the fields of data analysis, methods and techniques, and time series analysis. In 2008, Frits Bijleveld obtained his PhD at VU University Amsterdam on the thesis Time series analysis in road safety research using state space methods

Marjolein Boele, MSc, conducts research into (older) cyclist behaviour and motorcyclists. She is also project manager of the project ‘Safe driving with early dementia’ and member of the steering committee of the International Cycling Safety Conference. As a psychologist, she is involved in in-depth studies into road...

Niels Bos, MSc, is SWOV specialist in the fields of data collection, data processing, data analysis, and knowledge systems. These concern crash data, exposure data and medical data (hospital admittance, A&E, ambulance) and medical encoding, such as Barell, AIS or Eurocost.

Michiel Christoph, MSc, is involved in several European Naturalistic Driving projects. In the project INTERACTION he coordinated the field tests in seven European countries and in the project UDRIVE he coordinated the development of technology.

Dr. Diane Cleij researches the transition to automated driving and uses Naturalistic Driving Data for research into the use of electronic devices and driving behaviour in motorized vehicles.

Dr Saskia de Craen is a specialist in the fields of young novice drivers, accompanied driving (2toDrive), powered two-wheelers, advanced driver/rider trainings and self-driving vehicles. She is also public affairs advisor for SWOV and is responsible for the production and quality of SWOV Fact Sheets.