Found 48 documents.

Traffic conflicts involving speed-pedelecs (fast electric bicycles): A naturalistic riding study

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Vlakveld, W.; Mons, C.; Kamphuis, K.; Stelling, A.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed-pedelecs -fast electric bicycles offering pedal support up to a speed of 45 km/h- are a recent, environmentally friendly, and mobility efficient innovation. However, their high travel speed may...

Influencing factors of observed speed and rule compliance of speed-pedelec riders in high volume cycling areas: Implications for safety and legislation

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Stelling, A.; Vlakveld, W.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed pedelecs (s-pedelecs) are electric bicycles offering pedal assistance up to 45 km/h. S-pedelecs may contribute to a more efficient and green traffic system. However, their potential to reach...

Evaluatie fietsveiligheid bij herinrichting van kruispunten in Den Haag

Publication/report R-2021-4
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Nabavi Niaki, M.; Dijkstra, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure,
Van alle fietsers die binnen de bebouwde kom in het verkeer overlijden, had 60% een ongeval op een kruispunt; van alle ernstig gewonden onder fietsers binnen de bebouwde kom valt bijna driekwart op... Read more

Bicycle safety before and after the redesign of intersections in The Hague

Publication/report R-2021-4A
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Nabavi Niaki, M.; Dijkstra, A.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure,
Given the recent developments in video analysis techniques, the application of these methods to the field of transportation has gained popularity. The collection of video data from roads, highways...

Scenarios of crashes involving light mopeds on urban bicycle paths

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Davidse, R.J.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Boele-Vos, M.J.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Stelling-Konczak, A.; Duivenvoorden, C.W.A.E.; Algera, A.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler,
In the Netherlands, cyclists have to share the bicycle path with light moped riders. These riders are allowed to ride 25 km/h and do not have to wear a helmet (Dutch regulation). Due to several...

Driver fatigue

Publication/report 2019-T-05-EN
Published: 2019 (SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research): Goldenbeld, C.; Nikolaou, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective and methodology ESRA (E-Survey of Road users’ Attitudes) is a joint initiative of road safety institutes, research centres, public services, and private sponsors from all over the world....

MeBeSafe: Infrastructure & car based nudges to improve cyclist safety

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.; Hair-Buijssen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,

Interactions with vulnerable road users

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Jansen, R.; Lotan, T.; Winkelbauer, M.; Bärgman, J.; Kovaceva, J.; Donabauer, M.; Pommer, A.; Musicant, O.; Harel, A.; Wesseling, S.; Christoph, M.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Within UDRIVE there has been a specific focus on pedestrians, cyclists and Powered Two Wheelers (PTWs). These groups of road users are particularly vulnerable in traffic because they lack the...

Recommendations for safety and sustainability measures

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Tattegrain, H.; Wilmink, I.; Wesseling, S.; Guyonvarch, L.; Frey, A.; Welsh, R.; Evegenou, M.; Letisserand, D.; Riouffreyt, M.; Guillaume, A.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,
The aim of Task 5.1 is to identify and select, among the outcomes of SP4, the results that are relevant to infer recommendations for measures improving road safety and sustainability. Due to time...

Speed-pedelec op de rijbaan

Publication/report R-2017-13
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Stelling-Konczak, A.; Groot-Mesken, J. de; Vlakveld, W.; Wesseling, S.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,elektrische fiets
Sinds 1 januari 2017 is de nieuwe wetgeving voor de speedpedelec van kracht en is de speed-pedelec gekentekend als bromfiets – tot die tijd gold de speed-pedelec (tijdelijk) als snorfiets. Volgens... Read more