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Dr Wendy Weijermars

Road safety in numbers
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Powered two wheeler
Freight and delivery traffic
Pedestrian
Risks
Policy
Human behaviour in traffic

Dr Wendy Weijermars is research manager of the ‘Infrastructure and Traffic’ department and is involved in various research projects in this area. Over the past years, she was the responsible project manager for projects related to road safety monitoring and forecasting. In addition, Wendy performed an evaluation of Sustainable Safety and carried out research into injuries, consequences of injuries and burden of injury of serious road injuries. As such she has a broad knowledge on road safety. 

Wendy is also internationally active. She is part of the steering committee of the EU project LEVITATE and coordinates the SWOV activities within this project. Within the EU project SafetyCube, she was the leader of the work package Serious Road Injuries. Wendy participates in international working groups like the OECD working group ‘Implementation of a safe system’. 

In 2007, Wendy Weijermars obtained her PhD at the University of Twente on the thesis Analysis of urban traffic patterns using clustering.

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