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Safety through automation? Ensuring that automated and connected driving contribute to a safer transportation system

FERSI published the paper 'Safety through automation? Ensuring that automated and connected driving contribute to a safer transportation system'.

FERSI position paper: Safety through automation? Ensuring that automated and connected driving contribute to a safer transportation system

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Published: 2020 : Anund, A.; Lindström, A., Schagen, I, van; Linder, A.
Tags: Technology & ITS,
In 2018, the Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes (FERSI) published a report on automated driving (AD) from a road safety point of view, prepared by a dedicated FERSI Working Group with...

The perception of bicycle crashes with and without motor vehicles: Which crash types do older and middle-aged cyclists fear most?

Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,
SWOV researcher Schepers coauthored the article 'The perception of bicycle crashes with and without motor vehicles: Which crash types do older and middle-aged cyclists fear most?' in the magazine...

Webinar: the future impacts of automation in freight transport

Zullen vrachtvervoer en logistiek veiliger, effectiever of beter geïntegreerd worden als gevolg van geautomatiseerde technologieën? Ontdek het door het eerste LEVITATE-webinar terug te kijken!  

The perception of bicycle crashes with and without motor vehicles: Which crash types do older and middle-aged cyclists fear most?

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Schepers, P.; Geus, B. de; Cauwenberg, J. van; Ampe, T.; Engbers, C.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic,
Several studies have focused on the perceived risk of bicycle crashes (irrespective of crash types) and concluded that cycling near high volumes of motor vehicles deters people from cycling. The...

VIRTUAL - a European approach to foster the uptake of virtual testing in vehicle safety assessment

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Published: 2020 : Linder, A.; Davidse, R.J.; Iraeus, J.; John, J.D.; Keller, A.; Klug, C.; Krašna, S.; Leo, C.; Ohlin, M.; Silvano, A.P.; Svensson, M.; Wågström, L.; Schmitt, K.-U.
In the assessment of road user and vehicle occupant safety, physical testing is limited to a few scenarios. To advance transport safety it is vital to include more relevant scenarios. Virtual Testing...

Road user safety attitudes towards driver fatigue

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Nikolaou, D.; Goldenbeld, C.; Ziakopoulos, A.; Laiou, A.; Yannis, G.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Driver fatigue has been identified as a human factor causing major road safety problems in crash occurrence. The objective of this paper is to present the key findings on road user safety attitudes...

Road deaths in the Netherlands

15 Apr 2020
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,Cijfers
This fact sheet covers road deaths: the annual number in the Netherlands, how this has developed since 1950 and common characteristics such as modes of transport, age groups and crash locations....... Read more

661 road deaths in 2019

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Infrastructure, Policy,
In 2019 zijn 661 doden gevallen in het Nederlandse verkeer: slechts 17 doden minder dan in 2018, zo blijkt uit cijfers die het CBS 15 april heeft gepubliceerd. In dat jaar nam het aantal mensen dat...

Fact sheet 'Drugs and medicines' updated

Tags: Risks,
Wat is het effect van drugs en geneesmiddelen op het rijgedrag? Hoeveel slachtoffers zijn er in Nederland door rijden onder invloed van drugs en geneesmiddelen?