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Adaptations in driver deceleration behaviour with automatic incident detection: A naturalistic driving study

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Published: 2021 : Varotto, S.F.; Jansen, R.; Bijleveld, F.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Traffic congestion and crash rates can be reduced by introducing variable speed limits (VSLs) and automatic incident detection (AID) systems. Previous findings based on loop detector measurements...

Assessing the willingness to use Personal e-Transporters (PeTs): results from a cross-national survey in nine European cities

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Published: 2021 : De Ceunynck, T.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Fyhri, A.; Gerike, R.; Köhler, D.; Ciccone, A.; Dijkstra, A.; Dupont, E.; Cools. M.
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
In the last few years, there has been a strong increase in the interest in and usage of socalled “Personal e-Transporters” (PeTs), also referred to as micro-mobility devices. Empirical research on...

HUMANIST 2018 – Emerging issues in human factors of vehicle automation: Introduction to the special issue of TRF

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Published: 2020 : Morris, A.; Nes, N. van; Dukic-Willstrand, T.; Charlton, S.G.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Vehicle automation technology is progressing rapidly, and vehicle manufacturers now have the capability to manufacture a wholly self-driving vehicle that can cope with the demands of many traffic...

ETSC: Overhaul of EU rules on driver medical fitness needed

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Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,drugs
Volgens de European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) moet de huidige EU-aanpak voor de medische keuring inzake de rijgeschiktheid, grondig worden herzien. Zo zou er binnen de EU een gestandaardiseerd...

Verkenning kwaliteit gedeelde rijtaak: eindrapport

Publication/report NLR-CR-2021-058
Published: 2021 (Stichting Nederlands Lucht- en Ruimtevaartcentrum NLR): Petermeijer, B.; Tinga, A.; Reus, A. de
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
De OvV-rapportage 'Wie stuurt? Verkeersveiligheid en automatisering in het wegverkeer' concludeert onder andere dat het momenteel ontbreekt aan een goede monitoring en evaluatie van de huidige...... Read more

More than 50 people, on average, die every year in a submerged vehicle crash

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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,verdrinking
Elk jaar overlijden er gemiddeld meer dan 50 personen nadat hun voertuig te water is geraakt. Meer dan twee derde overlijdt door verdrinking. Vooral onder de leeftijdsgroep 18-24-jarigen vallen veel...

PhD defense of SWOV guest researcher Rob Methorst

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Tags: Transport mode, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,voetgangers
Op 3 februari 2021 is SWOV-gastonderzoeker Rob Methorst aan de TU Delft gepromoveerd op zijn proefschrift Exploring the Pedestrians Realm - An overview of insights needed for developing a...

Speed characteristics of speed pedelecs, pedelecs and conventional bicycles in naturalistic urban and rural traffic conditions

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Published: 2021 : Twisk, D.; Stelling, A.; Gent, P. van; Groot, J. de; Vlakveld, W.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic,
To assess the potential impact of the higher speeds of pedal-assisted bicycles on safety, this study compared conventional bicycles, pedelecs and speed pedelecs (hereafter called s-pedelecs) on mean...

Driver speed compliance following automatic incident detection: Insights from a naturalistic driving study

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Published: 2021 : Varotto, S.F.; Jansen, R.; Bijleveld, F.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Automatic incident detection (AID) systems and variable speed limits (VSLs) can reduce crash probability and traffic congestion. Studies based on loop detector data have shown that AID systems...

SWOV research program 2021: from the effects of nitrous oxide to the interaction with self-driving cars

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,jaarprogramma
Hoe zorgen we ervoor dat de interactie tussen automobilist en zelfrijdende auto veilig verloopt? En hoe reageren de andere weggebruikers erop? Wat is het effect van lachgas op het rijgedrag? Op deze...