dr. Letty Aarts

Road safety in numbers
Technology & ITS
Human behaviour in traffic

Dr Letty Aarts is head (a.i.) of the Road Safety Assessment Department and specialist in the fields of speed and road safety, road design and behaviour, road safety visions such as the safe system approach. She was project leader of two updates of the Sustainable Safety vision, of which the last update (3rd edition) was launched April 2018. Furthermore, Letty is experienced in road safety analyses on international, national and regional level, including the topic of Road Safety Performance Indicators (SPI’s). As from October 2017, she coordinates the activities on road traffic safety data that includes the annual determination of the real number of serious road injuries. In 2004, Letty Aarts obtained her PhD at the Amsterdam University on the thesis Overview maintenance in man-machine environments: applications in ship navigation.

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