Found 5314 documents.

Ernstige verkeersongevallen met taxi’s

Publication/report R-2019-12
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Aarts, L.T.; Bos, N.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic,
Naar aanleiding van een aantal recente ongevallen met taxi’s en signalen van verzekeraars zijn Kamervragen gesteld over ongevallen met taxi’s. Het ministerie van Infrastructuur en Waterstaat,... Read... Read more

Walk21 Rotterdam

Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Risks,
Walk21 Rotterdam 2019 takes place from 7 to 10 October. Walk21 is an international foundation aimed at guaranteeing and strengthening a pedestrian-friendly living environment in cities. Rotterdam is... Read more

Certification data protection at SWOV

SWOV is begin september 2019 officieel gecertificeerd volgens de normen ISO27001 en NEN7510. ISO27001 is de algemene norm voor informatiebeveiliging en NEN7510 is Nederlandse norm voor...

Dr Paul Schepers

Dr Paul Schepers is an expert on road safety for vulnerable road users, human factors in road design, and risk-based road safety policy. Paul worked for the Dutch national road authority (... Read... Read more

Data protection at SWOV: ISO certification and GDPR

SWOV is very keen on carefully handling information to properly carry out its work and to fulfil its mission. That is why SWOV has been certified since September 2019 according to the standards...... Read more

Peer distraction: an experiment to assess impact on adolescent and adult cyclists’ hazard perception

SWOV researcher Vlakveld coauthored the article 'Peer distraction: an experiment to assess impact on adolescent and adult cyclists’ hazard perception' in the magazine 'Journal of Transportation...

PROGReSS final event

PROGRESS is a project being carried out as part of the 2016 CEDR Safety call. In fact, in Europe a high proportion of crashes remain associated with (unsafe) road sides and verges, namely single...... Read more

The influence of environmental factors on speed choice

Publication/article
Published: 2011 (IEEE Technology Centre GmbH): Aarts, L.; Brandenburg, S.; Nes, N. van
Speed and homogeneity of speed are important factors for safe and sustainable traffic. Lower speeds and more homogeneous speeds are safer and cause less pollution. Speed behavior is influenced by...

Peer distraction: an experiment to assess impact on adolescent and adult cyclists’ hazard perception

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Geus, E. de; Vlakveld, W.P.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,
To contribute to the understanding of the vulnerability of young adolescent cyclists, ages 12–14 years, this experiment compared adolescent and adult cyclists on the effects of distraction on hazard...

The expenditure on preventing road casualties

Publication/article
Published: 2011 : Wijnen, W.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
Improving road safety means that money must be spent on the prevention of road crashes and injuries. This expenditure gives an indication of the efforts spent on improving road safety and how these...