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Car drivers' road safety performance: A benchmark across 32 countries

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Pires, C.; Torfs, K.; Areal, A.; Goldenbeld, C.; Vanlaar, W.; Granié, M.-A.; Achermann Stürmer, Y.; Shingo Usami, D.; Kaiser, S.; Jankowska-Karpa, D.; Nikolaou, D.; Holte, H.; Kakinuma, T.; Trigoso, J.; Van den Berghe, W.; Meesmann, U.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, International,
The road safety performance of a country and the success of policy measures can be measured and monitored in different ways. In addition to the traditional road safety indicators based on the number...

Impaired driving due to alcohol or drugs: International differences and determinants based on E-Survey of Road Users' Attitudes first-wave results in 32 countries

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Goldenbeld, C.; Torfs, K.; Vlakveld, W.; Houwing, S.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Introduction Driving while intoxicated is a major risk factor for road traffic crashes, and it is important to understand the global developments, differences between countries, and determinants of...

LEVITATE selected for Science is Wonderful! 2020

Tags: Policy,
The online science exhibition European Research and Innovation Days will take place between 22 and 24 September 2020 and is part of the European Research & Innovation Days. The event will shine a... Read more

Cycling Networks: What the Dutch can teach the Germans

Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,
Thursday 24th of September, SWOV will be represented by Paul Schepers at the final webinar by Dutch Cycling Embassy. With the climate package, millions of euros will be available to German... Read... Read more

E-scooters in Europe - legal status varies, safety effects unclear

Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks,
Based on the input from FERSI members, FERSI compiled a report on the legal status, usage and safety of e-scooters in 18 European countries. It shows that the legal status differs between countries... Read more

Baseline proposal accepted by European Commission

The European Commission has recently accepted the Baseline proposal. The aim of this project is to support Member States in collecting Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Road Safety.

E-scooters in Europe: legal status, usage and safety

Publication/report FERSI paper
Published: 2020 (FERSI Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes): Kamphuis, K.; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Technology & ITS, International,
Based on the input from FERSI members, this FERSI paper presents the legal status, usage and safety of e-scooters in 18 European countries. E-scooters are allowed in most of these countries. However...

ESRA2 webinar: Enforcement and traffic violations

Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,
On September 23 SWOV expert Goldenbeld will present a ESRA2 webinar about 'Enforcement and traffic violations'. ESRA2 is offering a free webinar series in advance of the 2021 international conference... Read more

Verkeersveiligheidsvergelijker – augustus 2020

Publication/report R-2020-12
Published: 2020 (SWOV): Bax, C.A.; Mons, C.; Vliet, A.J. van; Kamminga, J.; Vliet, A. van
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,
De Verkeersveiligheidsvergelijker is een webtool waarmee gemeenten kunnen bekijken hoe verkeersveilig zij zijn ten opzichte van andere gemeenten. Dit rapport geeft informatie over welke indicatoren... Read more

The persuasive automobile: Design and evaluation of a persuasive lane-specific advice human machine interface

SWOV researcher Van Nes coauthored the article 'The persuasive automobile: Design and evaluation of a persuasive lane-specific advice human machine interface' in the 'IEEE Open Journal of Intelligent... Read more