Found 126 documents.

Country Report The Netherlands - Recent developments in road design practices, the influence of road safety policy and future direction

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Moning, H.; Vliet, P. van; Schepers, P.; Loon, A. van; Schermers, G.; Boender, J.
Tags: Infrastructure,
This report provides an overview of the most significant developments in the area of road (geometric) design practices and standards and related research in the Netherlands in recent years. The paper...

Safety considerations for cross-sectional design of 80km/h rural roads in the Netherlands

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Schermers, G.; Petegem, J.W.H. van
Tags: Technology & ITS,
Rural two lane undivided distributor roads are one of the unsafest road types in the Netherlands. The majority of severe and fatal crashes on these roads are run-off-road and head-on crashes. The...

Towards safer intersections: recommendations for intersections on 50, 80 and 100 km/h roads

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Dijkstra, A.
Tags: Infrastructure,
Many crashes in the Netherlands occur at intersections, more on some intersection types than on others. The current manuals for road design do not offer guidelines that can be used in the...

ETSC: '2014 was a bad year for road safety'

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Progress on reducing road deaths in the EU slowed to just -0.6% last year, the worst annual reduction since the first common EU target was set in 2001, according to new analysis published today by... Read more

A randomized controlled evaluation study of the effects of a one-day advanced rider training course

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Boele-Vos, M.J.; Craen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Education,
Motorcyclists have a relative high risk of crash involvement. As a consequence there is an on-going search for safety measures to improve road safety for motorcyclists. One popular measure is...

Jaarverslag 2014

Publication/report
Published: 2015 (SWOV): SWOV

Scenarios modest renovation infrastructure

Projectnr: E15.03 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jun 2015, End date: 01 Mar 2016
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,
In 2015, CROW, the technology platform for transport, infrastructure and public space, commissioned SWOV to do research into the consequences of modest renovation of present infrastructure. The...... Read more

European Sight Distances in perspective - EUSight: Scenario report

Publication/report
Published: 2015 (CEDR): Stuiver, A.; Hogema, J.; Broeren, P.; Schermers, G.; Barrell, J.; Weber, R.
Tags: Infrastructure, International,
Part of the CEDR Transnational Road Research Programme Call 2013: Safety is the research project European Sight Distances in perspective – EUSight. The objective of this research project is to...

Verkeersveiligheidsanalyse en -aanbevelingen voor de gemeente Rotterdam

Publication/report R-2015-6A
Published: 2015 (SWOV): Stipdonk, H.L.; Aarts, L.T.; Bos, N.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,traffic
De gemeente Rotterdam heeft SWOV gevraagd te onderzoeken welke trends en doelgroepen zijn te onderscheiden in verkeersongevallen en ernstig verkeersgewonden. De gemeente is daarbij ook geïnteresseerd... Read more

Verkeersveiligheidsanalyse van de gemeente Rotterdam

Publication/report R-2015-6
Published: 2015 (SWOV): Aarts, L.; Stipdonk, H.; Bos, N.
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Infrastructure, Road safety in numbers, Risks, International,traffic
De gemeente Rotterdam wil haar beleidsplan voor verkeersveiligheid vernieuwen en is daarom geïnteresseerd in de belangrijkste verkeersveiligheidstrends in de gemeente, ook in vergelijking met andere... Read more