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Traffic conflicts involving speed-pedelecs (fast electric bicycles): A naturalistic riding study

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Vlakveld, W.; Mons, C.; Kamphuis, K.; Stelling, A.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed-pedelecs -fast electric bicycles offering pedal support up to a speed of 45 km/h- are a recent, environmentally friendly, and mobility efficient innovation. However, their high travel speed may...

LEVITATE: Road safety impacts of Connected and Automated Vehicles

Publication/article
Published: 2021 (H2020 Levitate project): Weijermars, W.; Hula, A.; Chaudhry, A.; Sha, S.; Zwart, R. de; Mons, C.; Boghani, H.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS, International,
Connected and automated transport systems (CATS) are expected to be introduced in increasing numbers over the next decades. Moreover, they are expected to have considerable impacts on mobility,...

The safety of physically separated cycle tracks compared to marked cycle lanes and mixed traffic conditions in Amsterdam

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Petegem, J.H. van; Schepers, P.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure,
Bicycle infrastructure is utilised to improve cycling safety and encourage bicycle use as a sustainable and healthy transport mode. This study sets out to assess whether providing physically...

Veilig innoveren: toelating van LEV’s en de toekomst van fietspaden

Publication/report R-2021-11
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Knaap, P. van der
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Policy,
De gelijktijdige opkomst van innovatieve lichte elektrische voertuigen (LEV’s) en het toenemende belang van fietsen vormen aanleiding voor een meer fundamentele discussie over hoe we de... Read more

Dodelijke verkeersongevallen in Noord-Brabant 2018-2019

Publication/report R-2021-9
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Davidse, R.J.; Boele-Vos, M.J.; Doumen, M.J.A.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Hettema, Z.; Louwerse, W.J.R.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
In opdracht van de provincie Noord-Brabant heeft SWOV onderzoek gedaan naar de dodelijke ongevallen die in 2018 en 2019 in deze provincie zijn gebeurd. Het hoofddoel van het onderzoek was te leren... Read more

Influencing factors of observed speed and rule compliance of speed-pedelec riders in high volume cycling areas: Implications for safety and legislation

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Stelling, A.; Vlakveld, W.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed pedelecs (s-pedelecs) are electric bicycles offering pedal assistance up to 45 km/h. S-pedelecs may contribute to a more efficient and green traffic system. However, their potential to reach...

Evaluatie fietsveiligheid bij herinrichting van kruispunten in Den Haag

Publication/report R-2021-4
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Nabavi Niaki, M.; Dijkstra, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure,
Van alle fietsers die binnen de bebouwde kom in het verkeer overlijden, had 60% een ongeval op een kruispunt; van alle ernstig gewonden onder fietsers binnen de bebouwde kom valt bijna driekwart op... Read more

Bicycle safety before and after the redesign of intersections in The Hague

Publication/report R-2021-4A
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Nabavi Niaki, M.; Dijkstra, A.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure,
Given the recent developments in video analysis techniques, the application of these methods to the field of transportation has gained popularity. The collection of video data from roads, highways...

Risico’s bij de interactie tussen een Super EcoCombi en medeweggebruikers

Publication/report R-2021-5
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Dijkstra, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Freight and delivery traffic, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
De Super EcoCombi (SEC) is een vrachtvoertuigcombinatie met een trekker en achtereenvolgens een standaard oplegger, een dolly en nog een standaard oplegger. De totale lengte van deze combinatie is... Read more

Are there any significant differences in terms of age and sex in pedestrian and cyclist accidents?

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Leo, C.; Rizzi, M.C.; Bos, N.M.; Davidse, R.J.; Linder, A.; Tomasch, E.; Klug, C.
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Risks, Technology & ITS,
This study has analyzed sex-specific differences in pedestrian and cyclist accidents involving passenger cars. The most frequently injured body regions, types of injuries, which show sex-specific...