Found 21 documents.

SaferAfrica

Projectnr: U16.02 | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Oct 2016, End date: 01 Sep 2019
Tags: Risks, Infrastructure, International,
The overall objective of SaferAfrica is to create favourable conditions and opportunities for the effective implementation of actions for road safety and traffic management in African countries by... Read more

PROGReSS: Guidance for roadside safety

Projectnr: E17.25 | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Sep 2017, End date: 01 Sep 2018
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, International,
PROGReSS (PROvision of Guidelines for Road Side Safety) focuses on the safety of roadsides of European rural roads and motorways. Single-vehicle lane departures involving roll-over or impacts with... Read more

In-depth study into crashes with mobility scooters and microcars

Projectnr: S17.03 | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
As the proportion of elderly road users increases, the use of mobility scooters and microcars is also growing. The number of crashes involving these vehicles is therefore also expected to increase... Read more

In-depth study into crashes with speed pedelecs

Projectnr: S17.03 | Status: Active, Start date: 18 Apr 2017, End date:
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Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
When the speed pedelec was introduced a new type of slow motorised vehicle became part of this vehicle category. From 1 January 2017, this vehicle must use the roadway in urban areas and a helmet is... Read more

In-depth study into crashes with light mopeds on urban bike paths

Projectnr: S17.03 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 01 Oct 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,
In recent years it seems to have become increasingly busy on bike paths. In addition, the traffic combination on these bike paths has altered significantly; wider and faster vehicles such as like...... Read more

Safety urban infrastructure

Projectnr: S17.11 | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
Attachments:
Tags: Infrastructure,
This project has two individual subprojects: S17.11-a Improving the effectiveness of the safety screening of urban infrastructure S17.11-b Safe 50 km/hour roads

Improving the effectiveness of the safety screening of urban infrastructure

Projectnr: S17.11-a | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,
This research will lead to an instrument that can be used for making the best possible estimate of the safety level of infrastructure on the basis of a limited number of data. This is important for... Read more

Compliance with the guidelines for a senior-proof road design

Projectnr: S17.07-b | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,
A specific senior-proof road design focuses on what the elderly can do and require to remain mobile safely. The growing number of elderly people in traffic makes it important that the infrastructure... Read more

Safe infrastructure, also for the elderly

Projectnr: S17.07-a | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
The starting point of the project is the that the elderly should remain mobile as much as possible and that their (present) bicycle and car trips should be facilitated as much as possible. However... Read more

Cycling behaviour and road safety at urban intersections

Projectnr: S17.10-a | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure,
This research should lead to knowledge in support of measures to promote the safety of cyclists at intersections. This knowledge is useful for road authorities (municipalities) to set priorities for... Read more