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Advies praktijkproef

Publication/report R-2019-3
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Petegem, J.W.H. van; Mons, C.; Eenink, R.G.; Vlakveld, W.P.; Weijermars, W.A.M.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS,
Bij beoordeling van een praktijkproef met (deels) zelfrijdende voertuigen op de openbare weg is de Dienst Wegverkeer (RDW) eindverantwoordelijk voor de ontheffing. SWOV adviseert RDW over de mens... Read more

Children aged 0-14

25 Jul 2019
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,verkeersveiligheid
Children are a vulnerable group among road users. They are, after all, still building up skills which will eventually allow them to become safe and independent road users. The role of parents in...... Read more

Travelling by bus safest mode of road transport

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Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, International,busvervoer
Het reizen in een bus hoort tot de veiligste vervoerswijzen over de weg. Uit een onderzoek dat SWOV in opdracht van Koninklijke Nederlandse Vervoer heeft uitgevoerd blijkt dat het reizen per bus twee...

Effectiviteit van risicogestuurd toezicht

Publication/article
Published: 2019 (Inspectieraad): Knaap, P. van der
Tags: Policy, Enforcement,
Inzicht in de effecten van toezicht is belangrijk. Niet voor niets riep de Algemene Rekenkamer toezichthouders in 2005 op om onderzoek te doen naar de effecten van hun werkzaamheden (Algemene... Read... Read more

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...

Scenarios of crashes involving light mopeds on urban bicycle paths

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...

Teun Uijtdewilligen, MSc

Teun Uijtdewilligen, MSc, is a researcher specialized in cycling, mobility in cities, the use of public space, and urban development. Since 2019 he started his PhD project in road safety for cyclists... Read more

Driving difficulties among patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurodegenerative disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders impact fitness to drive of older drivers, but on-road driving studies investigating patients with different neurodegenerative disorders are scarce. A variety of driving...

Bicycle helmets

30 Jun 2019
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,e-bike
A bicycle helmet is intended to protect cyclists against head and brain injuries when they are involved in crashes. The helmet does not prevent bicycle crashes (see the SWOV fact sheet Cyclists for... Read more

Social environment versus cycling competency predicting risk-taking in 11- to 13-year-old cyclists in the Netherlands

SWOV researcher Vlakveld coauthored the article 'Social environment versus cycling competency predicting risk-taking in 11- to 13-year-old cyclists in the Netherlands'. From age 12 onwards, cycling...